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See definition of miasmic on Dictionary.com
  • as ininfectious
  • as inodorous
  • as inpernicious

synonyms for miasmic

  • contagious
  • toxic
  • virulent
  • communicable
  • contaminating
  • corrupting
  • defiling
  • diseased
  • epidemic
  • infective
  • mephitic
  • noxious
  • pestilent
  • pestilential
  • poisoning
  • polluting
  • transferable
  • transmittable

antonyms for miasmic

MOST RELEVANT
  • harmless
  • nonpoisonous
  • antiseptic
  • uncommunicable
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How to use miasmic in a sentence

He had not felt equably well since the night of Gabriel's burial in the miasmic air of the mountain.
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Sometimes a blue miasmic haze settled down, and the dry raspy hides of the elephants grew damp and they fretted at their chains.
THE ADVENTURES OF KATHLYNHAROLD MACGRATH
And over all, rising from pools and bare ground and jungle alike, was a thin, miasmic mist.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, APRIL, 1931VARIOUS
Day after day they pushed forward, skirting at times the edge of miasmic swamps, and generally sticking to the desolate plain.
THE ROGUE ELEPHANTELLIOTT WHITNEY
It was close beside a spring that gave out a faint, miasmic odor.
THE HEART OF THE DESERTHONOR WILLSIE MORROW
Farrell followed him reluctantly outside into a miasmic desolation more depressing than he could have imagined.
PET FARMROGER DEE
But on account of the low, mean lives so many are living, they never rise above the miasmic contagion of the sin and self level.
LIFE IN A THOUSAND WORLDSWILLIAM SHULER HARRIS
Just beyond Long Island a low stratum of miasmic gray was the only shred of the usual fog to be seen on the whole horizon.
THE HARBOR OF DOUBTFRANK WILLIAMS
The mists arising from earth are only miasmic vapours after all!
STATION AMUSEMENTSLADY BARKER
You have spoken of miasmic mists that hung below the level of the tree-tops.
THE THING FROM THE LAKEELEANOR M. INGRAM
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WORDS RELATED TO MIASMIC

  • communicable
  • contagious
  • contaminating
  • corrupting
  • defiling
  • diseased
  • epidemic
  • infective
  • mephitic
  • miasmic
  • noxious
  • pestilent
  • pestilential
  • poisoning
  • polluting
  • toxic
  • transferable
  • transmittable
  • virulent
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.