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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Working ill by slow and stealthy means.

Usage examples (35)
  • But there's another type of poison perhaps a little more insidious - thought poison - commonly called "gossip."
  • Glaucoma is an insidious disease
  • insidious pleasures
  • I mean, you've got Darth Sidious (as in "insidious," I assume) and then the even-more-obviously named Darths Maul and Tyrannus. for more
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