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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a noxiously baneful way; In a harmfully insidious manner.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : pernicious teachings; a pernicious lie. ,a pernicious disease
  • This makes the narcissist perniciously exploitative.
  • And perniciously the question arose, which is more real?
  • Poison Ivy plagued us perniciously last year in a new corn bed. for more
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