What does poisonous mean?

Definitions for poisonous
ˈpɔɪ zə nəspoi·sonous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poisonous, toxicant(adj)

    having the qualities or effects of a poison

  2. poisonous(adj)

    not safe to eat

  3. poisonous, venomous, vicious(adj)

    marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful

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

Wiktionary

  1. poisonous(Adjective)

    Containing sufficient poison to be dangerous

  2. poisonous(Adjective)

    Inedible due to containing poison; poisonous to eat

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poisonous(adj)

    having the qualities or effects of poison; venomous; baneful; corrupting; noxious

How to pronounce poisonous?

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How to say poisonous in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisonous in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisonous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of poisonous in a Sentence

  1. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn:

    We will not allow anti-Semitism in any form in our society because it is poisonous and divisive, just as much as Islamophobia or far-right racism is.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    What is a throne? A chair; ornamented but a poisonous chair!

  3. Jorgen Stoltz:

    If people see me holding a poisonous plant they will mistake it for being edible, some people are so keen and quick on the trigger to collect that they will pick up anything.

  4. Vicki Cowart:

    We don't yet know the full circumstances and motives behind this criminal action, we share the concerns of many Americans that extremists are creating a poisonous environment that feeds domestic terrorism in this country. We will never back away from providing care in a safe, supportive environment that millions of people rely on and trust.

  5. The President:

    It will be seen as validation of what they already think, that we're not a rule of law country, that's what makes it so poisonous, that they'll think we're just like them and we're not.

Images & Illustrations of poisonous

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