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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hurtful  \Hurt"ful\,  a. 
  Tending  to  impair  or  damage;  injurious;  mischievous; 
  occasioning  loss  or  injury;  as  hurtful  words  or  conduct. 
 
  Syn:  Pernicious;  harmful;  baneful;  prejudicial;  detrimental; 
  disadvantageous;  mischievous;  injurious;  noxious; 
  unwholesome;  destructive.  --  {Hurt"ful*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Hurt"ful*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hurtful 
  adj  1:  causing  hurt;  "her  hurtful  unconsidered  words" 
  2:  having  adverse  effect  on  living  things  "noxious  chemical 
  wastes"  [syn:  {deleterious},  {injurious},  {noxious}] 




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