Synonyms and Antonyms of adverse
- all the adverse publicity really caused the movie star's popularity to suffer
damaging, deleterious, destructive, detrimental, fatal, harmful, hurtful, ill, injurious, lethal, malignant, murderous, noxious, pernicious, poisonous, ruinous, threatening, troublesome, unhealthy, wounding
- the adverse effects of the drug are too severe to allow it to be marketed
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