Synonyms for (adjective) hurtful

Synonyms: hurtful, injurious, deleterious

Definition: harmful to living things

Usage: deleterious chemical additives

Similar words: harmful

Definition: causing or capable of causing harm

Usage: too much sun is harmful to the skin; harmful effects of smoking


Synonyms: hurtful

Definition: causing hurt

Usage: her hurtful unconsidered words

Similar words: unkind

Definition: lacking kindness

Usage: a thoughtless and unkind remark; the unkindest cut of all