Dictionary

nocent

adjective no·cent \ˈnō-sənt\

Definition of NOCENT

:  harmful
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of NOCENT

Middle English, from Latin nocent-, nocens, from present participle of nocēre to harm, hurt — more at noxious
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with NOCENT

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: noceritePrevious Word in the Dictionary: nocenceAll Words Near: nocent
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears