- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||causing or likely to cause harm; damaging; dangerous.
The drug was taken off the market because of its very harmful side effects.
- damaging, dangerous, deleterious, detrimental, hurtful, injurious
- beneficial, benign, benignant, good, harmless, noninjurious, therapeutic
- similar words:
- abusive, adverse, bad, baneful, destructive, evil, ill, inimical, insalubrious, malefic, noisome, noxious, pernicious, unfavorable
||abusive, baleful, destructive, disastrous, ill, lethal, malign, malignant, mischievous, serious, toxic, unhealthy
||harmfully (adv.), harmfulness (n.)