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virulent

virulent - Dictionary definition and meaning for word virulent

Definition
(adj) extremely poisonous or injurious; producing venom
Synonyms : deadly , venomous
Example Sentence
  • venomous snakes
  • a virulent insect bite

Definition
(adj) infectious; having the ability to cause disease
Definition
(adj) harsh or corrosive in tone
Example Sentence
  • an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose
  • a barrage of acid comments
  • her acrid remarks make her many enemies
  • bitter words
  • blistering criticism
  • caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics
  • a sulfurous denunciation
  • a vitriolic critique

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for virulent

it is a virus, which causes disease and harm. So, something virulent is viral and poisonous.
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by saba

As dangerous and poisonous as Viru (shewag) is for the opponents
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by bugmenot

Virulent and malignant have the same sounds and they both mean - bitterly hostile.
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by pushpa_edit

Virulent and malignant have the same sounds and they both mean - bitterly hostile.
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by pushpa_edit

A strong, harsh, and noxious man is VIRILE and vioLENT
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by Jackery

VIRULENT= virus(VIRU) let(LE) him to END(nt)
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by nancy.yadav

she LENT him her VIRUs .. this was very dangerous and violent.
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by maha4

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