hurt-fully

hurtful

[hurt-fuhl]
adjective
causing hurt or injury; injurious; harmful.

Origin:
1520–30; hurt + -ful

hurtfully, adverb
hurtfulness, noun
unhurtful, adjective
unhurtfully, adverb


destructive, pernicious; noxious.
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hurtful (ˈhɜːtfʊl)
 
adj
causing distress or injury: to say hurtful things
 
'hurtfully
 
adv
 
'hurtfulness
 
n

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