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English adjective: harmful

1. harmful causing or capable of causing harm

SamplesToo much sun is harmful to the skin.
Harmful effects of smoking.

Similarabusive, bad, bruising, calumniatory, calumnious, catastrophic, counterproductive, damaging, defamatory, deleterious, denigrating, denigrative, denigratory, detrimental, hurtful, ill, injurious, insidious, libellous, libelous, mischievous, nocent, pernicious, prejudicial, prejudicious, ruinous, slanderous, stabbing, subtle, wounding

See alsodestructive, disadvantageous, malign, noxious, offensive, painful, toxic, unwholesome


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