Definitions for nocent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nocent(adj)

    having a tendency to cause harm


  1. nocent(Adjective)

    Causing injury; harmful.

  2. Origin: From nocent, from nocens, present participle of noceo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nocent(adj)

    doing hurt, or having a tendency to hurt; hurtful; mischievous; noxious; as, nocent qualities

  2. Nocent(adj)

    guilty; -- the opposite of innocent

  3. Nocent(noun)

    a criminal

  4. Origin: [L. nocens, p. pr. of nocere to hurt. See Nuisance, Noxious.]

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