adverb see noisome

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  • Noisomely — Noisome Noi some, a. [For noysome, fr. noy for annoy. See {Annoy}.] 1. Noxious to health; hurtful; mischievous; unwholesome; insalubrious; destructive; as, noisome effluvia. Noisome pestilence. Ps. xci. 3. [1913 Webster] 2. Offensive to the smell …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • noisomely — See noisome. * * * …   Universalium

  • noisomely — adv. in a noisome manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • noisomely — noi·some·ly …   English syllables

  • noisomely — adverb see noisome * * * noiˈsomely adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑noisome …   Useful english dictionary

  • noisome — noisomely, adv. noisomeness, n. /noy seuhm/, adj. 1. offensive or disgusting, as an odor. 2. harmful or injurious to health; noxious. [1350 1400; ME noy (aph. var. of ANNOY) + SOME1] Syn. 1. fetid, putrid, rotten, stinking, mephitic. * * * …   Universalium

  • noisome — adjective Etymology: Middle English noysome, from noy annoyance, alteration of anoi, from Anglo French anui, from anuier to harass, annoy more at annoy Date: 14th century 1. noxious, harmful 2. a. offensive to the senses and especially to the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • noisomeness — See noisomely. * * * …   Universalium

  • harmfully — Synonyms and related words: balefully, banefully, corrodingly, corrosively, counterproductively, damagingly, deleteriously, detrimentally, disadvantageously, disserviceably, hatefully, hurtfully, in spite, iniquitously, injuriously, invidiously,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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