Definitions for obnoxiousness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ob•nox•ious*əbˈnɒk ʃəs(adj.)

  1. highly objectionable or offensive.

  2. Archaic. exposed or liable to harm.

* Syn: See hateful.

Origin of obnoxious:

1575–85; < L obnoxius accountable, liable, subject to, of uncert. der.; E sense influenced by assoc. with L noxius harmful, noxious


Princeton's WordNet

  1. hatefulness, obnoxiousness, objectionableness(noun)

    the quality of being hateful


  1. obnoxiousness(Noun)

    The characteristic of being obnoxious.


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