adverb see venomous

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  • venomously — adv. Venomously is used with these verbs: ↑hiss …   Collocations dictionary

  • venomously — venomous ► ADJECTIVE 1) secreting or capable of injecting venom. 2) very malicious, bitter, or aggressive. DERIVATIVES venomously adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • Venomously — Venomous Ven om*ous, a. [OE. venemous, venimous, F. venimeux, L. venenosus, fr. venenum poison. See {Venom}, and cf. {Venenose}.] 1. Full of venom; noxious to animal life; poisonous; as, the bite of a serpent may be venomous. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • venomously — See venomous. * * * …   Universalium

  • venomously — adverb In a venomous manner; with venom. Syn: spitefully, poisonously …   Wiktionary

  • venomously — adv. spitefully, malignantly; poisonously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • venomously — ven·om·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • venomously — See: venomous …   English dictionary

  • venomously — adverb in a very malevolent manner • Syn: ↑poisonously • Derived from adjective: ↑venomous, ↑poisonous (for: ↑poisonously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • venomous — venomously, adv. venomousness, venomness, n. /ven euh meuhs/, adj. 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… …   Universalium

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