venomousness

  • 1 venomousness — index rancor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Venomousness — 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.… …

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  • 3 venomousness — noun see venomous …

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  • 4 venomousness — See venomously. * * * …

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  • 5 venomousness — noun The condition of being venomous …

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  • 6 venomousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A desire to harm others or to see others suffer: despitefulness, ill will, malevolence, malice, maliciousness, malignancy, malignity, meanness, nastiness, poisonousness, spite, spitefulness, viciousness. See ATTITUDE …

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  • 7 venomousness — ven·om·ous·ness || venÉ™mÉ™snɪs n. poisonousness; hatefulness, viciousness, vindictiveness …

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  • 8 venomousness — ven·om·ous·ness …

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  • 9 venomousness — noun see venomous …

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  • 10 venomous — adjective Date: 14th century 1. full of venom: as a. poisonous, envenomed b. noxious, pernicious < expose a venomous dope ring Don Porter > c. spiteful, malevolent < venomous criticism > 2. having a venom producing gland and able …

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  • 11 virulence — noun Date: 1621 the quality or state of being virulent: as a. extreme bitterness or malignity of temper ; rancor b. malignancy, venomousness < ameliorate the virulence of a disease > c. the relative capacity of a pathogen to overcome body… …

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  • 12 Pelamis platurus — Taxobox name = Pelagic Sea Snake image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Serpentes familia = Hydrophiidae genus = Pelamis species = P. platurus binomial = Pelamis platurus binomial… …

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  • 13 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… …

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  • 14 rancor — I noun acerbity, acrimony, animosity, antagonism, antipathy, aversion, bitter feelings, bitterness, enmity, grudge, harshness, hate, hatred, hostility, ill feeling, ill will, invidia, malevolence, malice, malignity, odium, resentment, revenge,… …

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  • 15 gall — Synonyms and related words: ablate, abrade, abrase, abrasion, acerbity, acid, acidity, acidulousness, acridity, acridness, acrimony, afflict, affliction, aggravate, aggravation, agonize, ail, anger, animosity, annoy, annoyance, arouse, arrogance …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 harmfulness — Synonyms and related words: air, badness, balefulness, banefulness, bitchiness, contamination, cussedness, deadliness, detrimentalness, devilment, devilry, deviltry, evil intent, hatefulness, health hazard, hurtfulness, iniquitousness,… …

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  • 17 lethality — Synonyms and related words: balefulness, banefulness, deadliness, detrimentalness, fatality, harmfulness, hurtfulness, injuriousness, malignance, malignancy, malignity, mischievousness, mortality, noisomeness, noxiousness, ominousness,… …

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  • 18 malignancy — Synonyms and related words: balefulness, banefulness, bitchiness, communicability, contagiousness, cussedness, deadliness, despite, destructiveness, detrimentalness, devilment, devilry, deviltry, evil intent, fatality, grudge, harmfulness,… …

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  • 19 poison — Synonyms and related words: Cain, DDD, DDT, Paris green, abomination, abuse, acaricide, activate, adulterate, adulteration, afflict, aggrieve, alloy, annihilate, anthelmintic, antibiotic, antimony, antiseptic, apache, arsenic, arsenic trioxide,… …

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  • 20 rancor — Synonyms and related words: acerbity, acid, acidity, acidulousness, acrimony, animosity, animus, antagonism, antipathy, asperity, bad blood, bad feeling, bile, bitter feeling, bitter resentment, bitterness, bitterness of spirit, causticity,… …

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