from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Causing or tending to cause injury; harmful: eating habits that are injurious to one's health.
- adj. Slanderous; libelous: made injurious statements about his rival.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Causing physical harm or injury; harmful.
- adj. Causing harm to one's reputation; slanderous, libelous, invidious.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not just; wrongful; iniquitous; culpable.
- adj. Causing injury or harm; hurtful; harmful; detrimental; mischievous
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Tending to injure or impair; inflicting harm, wrong, or mischief; of a harmful nature or quality; deleterious; detrimental; hurtful: as, an injurious action or speech; conduct injurious to health or morality.
- Prone to injure; having disposition or capacity to inflict harm or suffering; hostile; dangerous.
- Abusive; insulting.
- Synonyms Damaging, disadvantageous, prejudicial, mischievous, destructive.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. harmful to living things
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