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venomous

[ven-uh-muhs]
adjective
1.
(of an animal) having a gland or glands for secreting venom; able to inflict a poisoned bite, sting, or wound: a venomous snake.
2.
full of or containing venom; poisonous: a venomous wound; a venomous potion.
3.
spiteful; malignant: a venomous attack; a venomous tongue.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English venim(o)us < Anglo-French venimus (Old French venimeux). See venom, -ous

venomously, adverb
venomousness, venomness, noun
nonvenomous, adjective
nonvenomously, adverb
nonvenomousness, noun
unvenomous, adjective
unvenomously, adverb
unvenomousness, noun


3. malicious, hostile, rancorous, ill-disposed.
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venomous

adjective
1. extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom; "venomous snakes"; "a virulent insect bite" [syn: deadly
2. marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful; "poisonous hate"; "venomous criticism"; "vicious gossip" [syn: poisonous
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