poisonous

poisonous(
poy
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zih
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nihs
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (containing poison)
a. venenoso
Some frogs are poisonous.Algunas ranas son venenosas.
b. tóxico
There are poisonous chemicals in the water.Hay sustancias químicas tóxicas en el agua.
2. (malicious)
a. venenoso
The teacher was shocked by the student's poisonous remark.La profesora quedó estupefacta ante el comentario venenoso del alumno.
b. ponzoñoso
I received a rather poisonous letter from one of our customers.Recibí una carta bastante ponzoñosa de uno de nuestros clientes.
3. (harmful)
a. pernicioso
Social media networks are helping these zealots spread their poisonous ideas.Las redes sociales ayudan a estos fanáticos a difundir sus ideas perniciosas.
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poisonous
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (snake, plant, mushroom)
a. venenoso(a)
2. (chemical, fumes)
a. tóxico(a)
3. (remark)
a. envenenado(a)
4. (rumor, doctrine)
a. nocivo(a), dañino(a)
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poisonous [ˈpɔɪznəs]
adjective
1 [+snake etc] venenoso; [+substance, plant, fumes etc] tóxico
2 (damaging) pernicioso; (very bad) horrible; malísimo
this poisonous propaganda esta propaganda perniciosa; the play was poisonous la obra fue horrible; he's a poisonous individual es una persona odiosa
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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