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Toxic

Pronunciation of Toxic
/tˈɒksɪk/, /tˈɒksɪk/, /t_ˈɒ_k_s_ɪ_k/

Synonyms for toxic:

Sense 1

Mephitical, mephitic.

Sense 3

Poisoned.

Sense 4

poison.

detrimental

unhealthful.

inedible

indigestible.

injurious

harmful.

virulent

virulent, pestiferous.

Other synonyms and related words:

nephrotoxic, venom, hepatotoxic, harmful, destructive, venomous, pestiferous, toxin, cyanogenetic, poison, unhealthful, toxicant, cyanogenic, Mephitical, virulent, indigestible, ototoxic, mephitic, Envenomed.

harmful (adjective)

poisonous.

inedible (adjective)

indigestible.

poisonous (adjective)

noxious, mephitic, poison, venomous, deadly, harmful, virulent, toxicant, septic.

unclean (adjective)

impure, unhygenic, filthy, scatological, icky, septic, foul, squalid, untidy, infectious, mucky, smutty, unclean, fetid, slovenly, scruffy, muddy, disgusting, putrid, dirty, grimy, dingy, shabby, sordid, odious, unsanitary, murky, festering, obscene, dusty, grubby, defiled, offensive, insalubrious, sloppy, crummy, grungy.

unhealthy (adjective)

contaminated, unhygienic, diseased, noxious, unwholesome, gangrenous, pestilent, deadly, septic, pathological, unhealthy, contagious, poisonous, infected, malignant, unsanitary, insalubrious.

Sense 2 (noun)

mephitic, Mephitical, poison.

toxic (noun)

ototoxic, nephrotoxic, poisonous, cyanogenetic, cyanogenic, hepatotoxic, deadly, venomous, toxicant, virulent.

destroying (verb)

destructive.

Usage examples for toxic:

  • Today the entire environment is mildly toxic. - "How and When to Be Your Own Doctor", Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon.
  • This can be experimentally produced in animals by the inoculation of the toxic material produced by the bacilli. - "Nature Cure", Henry Lindlahr.

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