miasmic
adjective see miasma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • miasmic — index deadly, destructive, insalubrious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • miasmic — miasmic, miasmatic, miasmal *poisonous, toxic, venomous, virulent, pestilent, pestilential, mephitic Analogous words: contagious, *infectious, catching: noxious, *pernicious, baneful, deleterious …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • miasmic — adjective a) Filled with miasma; containing noxious vapors. Will thought of the shadowy miasmic forest they would all soon move into, a way of living that was an inversion of all their values. b) Composed of or resembling vapors. Such experiences …   Wiktionary

  • miasmic — adjective 1. of noxious stench from atmospheric pollution • Syn: ↑mephitic • Similar to: ↑malodorous, ↑malodourous, ↑unpleasant smelling, ↑ill smelling, ↑stinky • …   Useful english dictionary

  • miasmic — See miasmal. * * * …   Universalium

  • miasmic — Synonyms and related words: abhorrent, abominable, aerial, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, airy, bad, bad smelling, base, beastly, below contempt, beneath contempt, catching, communicable, contagious, contemptible, crude, deadly, despicable,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • miasmic — maɪ æzmɪk /mɪ æzmɪk adj. of or pertaining to miasma (infectious vapors in the atmosphere) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miasmic — mi·as·mic …   English syllables

  • miasmic, miasmal — ▶ adjective (poetic/literary) FOUL SMELLING, fetid, smelly, stinking (to high heaven), reeking, rank, noxious, malodorous; Brit. informal niffy, pongy, whiffy; poetic/literary n …   Useful english dictionary

  • miasmatic — miasmic, miasmatic, miasmal *poisonous, toxic, venomous, virulent, pestilent, pestilential, mephitic Analogous words: contagious, *infectious, catching: noxious, *pernicious, baneful, deleterious …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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