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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Example sentences
My parents were antagonistic to me and all my siblings, and flat out rude and
  hurtful to the grandchildren.
In an age when filial duty was a point of pride, especially for daughters, this
  was especially hurtful.
We must remember that injured feelings can be much more lastingly hurtful than
  physical pain.
Sharp sticks, hurtful and pointed, sticks to poke and prod an angry people into
  easily biddable groups.
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