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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Constituting a disadvantage; Causing or capable of causing injury; Injurious to physical or mental health Also: Tending to cause great injury; Contrary to your interests or welfare.

Usage examples (28)
  • Inhumanity is harmful in every age.
  • Too much sun is harmful to the skin
  • But that warming will be harmful is not conclusive.
  • One could say that it selects for certain harmful memes. for more
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