Definitions for venomousˈvɛn ə məs
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deadly, venomous, virulent(adj)
extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom
"venomous snakes"; "a virulent insect bite"
poisonous, venomous, vicious(adj)
marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful
"poisonous hate"; "venomous criticism"; "vicious gossip"
Full of venom.
The villain tricked him into drinking the venomous concoction.
Malignant; spiteful; hateful.
His attitude toward me is utterly venomous.
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?
full of venom; noxious to animal life; poisonous; as, the bite of a serpent may be venomous
having a poison gland or glands for the secretion of venom, as certain serpents and insects
noxious; mischievous; malignant; spiteful; as, a venomous progeny; a venomous writer
Origin: [OE. venemous, venimous, F. venimeux, L. venenosus, fr. venenum poison. See Venom, and cf. Venenose.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Back in our ancestral age ... young children learned not to pick up snakes and spiders because they're venomous.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, which, like a toad, though ugly and venomous, wears yet a precious jewel in its head.
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.
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.
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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Translations for venomous
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- verinósCatalan, Valencian
- δηλητηριώδης, ιοβόλοςGreek
- venenoso, maléficoSpanish
- häijy, myrkyllinen, katkeraFinnish
- venimeux, malveillant, vénéneuxFrench
- puinnseantaScottish Gaelic
- peçonhento, venenosoPortuguese
- злой, ядови́тый, зло́бныйRussian
- strupeno, zastrupljenoSlovene
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