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Adjectives (4)

ruinous, blasting
adj. causing injury or blight; especially affecting with sudden violence or plague or ruin; "the blasting effects of the intense cold on the budding fruit"; "the blasting force of the wind blowing sharp needles of sleet in our faces"; "a ruinous war"
ruinous, catastrophic
adj. extremely harmful; bringing physical or financial ruin; "a catastrophic depression"; "catastrophic illness"; "a ruinous course of action"

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destructive
adj. causing destruction or much damage; "a policy that is destructive to the economy"; "destructive criticism"
withering, devastating, annihilating, annihilative
adj. wreaking or capable of wreaking complete destruction; "possessing annihilative power"; "a devastating hurricane"; "the guns opened a withering fire"
ravaging
adj. ruinously destructive and wasting; "a ravaging illness"
fateful, fatal
adj. controlled or decreed by fate; predetermined; "a fatal series of events"
mortal, deathly, deadly
adj. causing or capable of causing death; "a fatal accident"; "a deadly enemy"; "mortal combat"; "a mortal illness"
fateful, fatal, disastrous, calamitous, black
adj. (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin; "the stock market crashed on Black Friday"; "a calamitous defeat"; "the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign"; "such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fatal to my theory"- Charles Darwin; "it is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it"- Douglas MacArthur; "a fateful error"

Synonyms (41)

withering, devastating, annihilating, annihilative
adj. wreaking or capable of wreaking complete destruction; "possessing annihilative power"; "a devastating hurricane"; "the guns opened a withering fire"
corrosive
adj. spitefully sarcastic; "corrosive cristism"
devastating, crushing
adj. physically or spiritually devastating; often used in combination; "a crushing blow"; "a crushing rejection"; "bone-crushing"
soul-destroying
adj. destructive to the spirit or soul; "soul-destroying labor"
negative, damaging
adj. designed or tending to discredit, especially without positive or helpful suggestions; "negative criticism"
erosive
adj. wearing away by friction; "the erosive effects of waves on the shoreline"
obscurant, obliterating
adj. making undecipherable or imperceptible: "obliterating mists"; "an obscurant bank of clouds"
ravaging
adj. ruinously destructive and wasting; "a ravaging illness"
wasteful
adj. laying waste; "when wasteful war shall statues overturn"- Shakespeare
abusive
adj. characterized by physical or psychological maltreatment; "abusive punishment"; "argued...that foster homes are abusive"
bad
adj. capable of harming; "bad air"; "smoking is bad for you"
injurious, hurtful, deleterious
adj. harmful to living things; "deleterious chemical additives"
libellous, denigratory, denigrative, slanderous, libelous, denigrating, defamatory, calumnious, calumniatory
adj. (used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign
cataclysmal, cataclysmic
adj. severely destructive; "cataclysmic nuclear war"; "a cataclysmic earthquake"
counterproductive
adj. tending to hinder the achievement of a goal
prejudicious, prejudicial
adj. tending to favor preconceived ideas; "the presence of discriminatory or prejudicial attitudes in the white population"
subtle, pernicious, insidious
adj. working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way; "glaucoma is an insidious disease"; "a subtle poison"
mischievous
adj. deliberately causing harm or damage; "mischievous rumors and falsehoods"
nocent
adj. having a tendency to cause harm
wounding, stabbing
adj. causing physical or especially psychological injury; "a stabbing remark"; "wounding and false charges of disloyalty"

Antonyms (2)

good, beneficial
adj. promoting or enhancing well-being; "an arms limitation agreement beneficial to all countries"; "the beneficial effects of a temperate climate"; "the experience was good for her"

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