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noxiousness

[ nok-shuhs ]SEE DEFINITION OF noxiousness
  • as inlethality
  • as invulgarism
  • as incorruption
  • as infatality
  • as inharm

Synonyms for noxiousness

  • accident
  • casualty
  • deadliness
  • destructiveness
  • disaster
  • dying
  • inevitability
  • mortality
  • necrosis
  • virulence
  • lethalness
  • poisonousness
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NOXIOUSNESS

He has had great success with women and therein lies his noxiousness.

The element which I breathed appeared to have stagnated into noxiousness and putrefaction.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1500, from Latin noxius "hurtful, injurious," from noxa "injury, hurt, damage entailing liability" (related to nocere "to hurt," and to nex "slaughter"), from PIE *nek-ro-, causative form of root *nek- "death" (see necro-).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR NOXIOUSNESS

corruption

nounadulteration
  • debasement
  • decay
  • defilement
  • distortion
  • doctoring
  • falsification
  • foulness
  • infection
  • noxiousness
  • pollution
  • putrefaction
  • putrescence
  • rot
  • rottenness
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