from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Causing or capable of causing harm; injurious.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. of a kind likely to be damaging; injurious
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Full of harm; injurious; hurtful; mischievous.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Full of harm; hurtful; injurious; noxious; detrimental; mischievous.
- Synonyms Pernicious, baneful, deleterious, prejudicial.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. causing or capable of causing harm
Chinese authorities have in recent months stepped up their already strict control of the flow of information online, including efforts this year to discourage the spread of what they term "harmful information" and "rumors"—words increasingly used for opinions and information not approved by the Communist Party.
Obama, opening the forum, took another shot a Republicans in Congress for what he called a harmful practice of putting party above country.
Hani Qawasmi, who had been considered a moderate civil servant acceptable to both factions, resigned due to what he termed harmful behavior by both sides.
"It became clear very quickly that really all this shampoo did was clean your hair and didn't put what they called harmful chemicals back into your hair," Sheldon told CBC Radio's
The Pope lamented what he called the harmful and destructive influence of some forms of modern culture.
Then we must ask why God needed to even bother with awkward designs like the flawed and ridiculously concocted ones we see in nature; why, for instance, did God give us skin as protection from germs and foreign particles, and yet not make us to thrive on what we know as harmful radiation?
(B2 is one of the few vitamins with which overdoses result in harmful effects).
Perhaps even more harmful is the stereotyping of marijuana smokers as lazy, dumb, slow, passive, apathetic, memory-challenged junk-food addicts.
High temperatures, pressures, and an abundance of certain harmful chemical compounds have rendered these levels uninhabitable.
In the end it is really all about safety for the dogs and the e-collar gives you the ability to prevent the dogs from putting themselves in harmful situations.