injurious

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adjective in·ju·ri·ous \in-ˈju̇r-ē-əs\

Definition of injurious

  1. 1 :  inflicting or tending to inflict injury :  detrimental injurious to health

  2. 2 :  abusive, defamatory speak not injurious words — George Washington

injuriously

adverb

injuriousness

noun

Examples of injurious in a sentence

  1. The decision has had an injurious effect.

  2. inaccurate news reports are injurious to the public's faith in the media

15th Century

First Known Use of injurious

15th century


INJURIOUS Defined for English Language Learners

injurious

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adjective in·ju·ri·ous \in-ˈju̇r-ē-əs\

Definition of injurious for English Language Learners

  • : causing injury


INJURIOUS Defined for Kids

injurious

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adjective in·ju·ri·ous \in-ˈju̇r-ē-əs\

Definition of injurious for Students

  1. :  causing injury or harm


Medical Dictionary

injurious

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adjective in·ju·ri·ous \in-ˈju̇r-ē-əs\

Medical Definition of injurious

  1. :  inflicting or tending to inflict injury injurious to health

injuriously

adverb

Law Dictionary

injurious

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adjective in·ju·ri·ous \in-ˈju̇r-ē-əs\

Legal Definition of injurious

  1. :  inflicting or tending to inflict injury

injuriously

adverb


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