Definitions for venomousˈvɛn ə məs

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word venomous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deadly, venomous, virulent(adj)

    extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom

    "venomous snakes"; "a virulent insect bite"

  2. poisonous, venomous, vicious(adj)

    marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful

    "poisonous hate"; "venomous criticism"; "vicious gossip"

Wiktionary

  1. venomous(Adjective)

    Full of venom.

    The villain tricked him into drinking the venomous concoction.

  2. venomous(Adjective)

    Toxic; poisonous.

  3. venomous(Adjective)

    Noxious; evil.

  4. venomous(Adjective)

    Malignant; spiteful; hateful.

    His attitude toward me is utterly venomous.

  5. venomous(Adjective)

    Producing venom (poison usually injected into an enemy or prey by biting or stinging) in glands or accumulating venom from food.

    Do venomous spiders have glands?

  6. venomous(Adjective)

    powerful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Venomous(adj)

    full of venom; noxious to animal life; poisonous; as, the bite of a serpent may be venomous

  2. Venomous(adj)

    having a poison gland or glands for the secretion of venom, as certain serpents and insects

  3. Venomous(adj)

    noxious; mischievous; malignant; spiteful; as, a venomous progeny; a venomous writer

  4. Origin: [OE. venemous, venimous, F. venimeux, L. venenosus, fr. venenum poison. See Venom, and cf. Venenose.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of venomous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of venomous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Seth Norrholm:

    Back in our ancestral age ... young children learned not to pick up snakes and spiders because they're venomous.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Sweet are the uses of adversity, which, like a toad, though ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in its head.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    One of the deadliest and most venomous destructive concoction is created by mixing false pride with ignorance and power. Regretfully there are more victims of this poisonous formulation than the poison itself.

  4. Geoff Porter:

    More often than not, when the head of the snake is cut off, a more venomous one grows in its place, that is certainly a possibility here –- and there are no shortage of aspiring jihadis who are likely eager to pick up Belmokhtar's mantle.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Truth is the most elegant and wonderful thing in the world, until you use it as a weapon to deliberately hurt others. Be truthful at all times but never be brutal and venomous. Always be nice to people, no matter what others say or do. Cheers!

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