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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Unkind; Injurious; Deleterious

Usage examples (31)
  • Her hurtful unconsidered words
  • When you have something to communicate and you couch it in hurtful ways, your message gets lost in the hurt feelings.
  • Reviews can be elating, illuminating or just plain hurtful.
  • While the defections of previous Clinton supporters may be hurtful, that is politics, as the Clintons love to say. for more
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