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Meaning of "perniciousness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PERNICIOUSNESS

perniciousness  [pəˈnɪʃəsnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PERNICIOUSNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Perniciousness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PERNICIOUSNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of perniciousness in the English dictionary

The definition of perniciousness in the dictionary is damaging quality; harmfulness.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PERNICIOUSNESS


ambitiousness
æmˈbɪʃəsnəs
auspiciousness
ɔːˈspɪʃəsnəs
capriciousness
kəˈprɪʃəsnəs
deliciousness
dɪˈlɪʃəsnəs
efficaciousness
ˌefɪˈkeɪʃəsnəs
expeditiousness
ˌekspɪˈdɪʃəsnəs
fictitiousness
fɪkˈtɪʃəsnəs
flagitiousness
fləˈdʒɪʃəsnəs
flirtatiousness
flɜːˈteɪʃəsnəs
inauspiciousness
ˌɪnɔːˈspɪʃəsnəs
inefficaciousness
ˌɪnefɪˈkeɪʃəsnəs
injudiciousness
ˌɪndʒʊˈdɪʃəsnəs
maliciousness
məˈlɪʃəsnəs
perspicaciousness
ˌpɜːspɪˈkeɪʃəsnəs
repetitiousness
ˌrepɪˈtɪʃəsnəs
salaciousness
səˈleɪʃəsnəs
seditiousness
sɪˈdɪʃəsnəs
ungraciousness
ˈʌnˈɡreɪʃəsnəs
veraciousness
vɛˈreɪʃəsnəs
vivaciousness
vɪˈveɪʃəsnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PERNICIOUSNESS

permutate
permutation
permutational
permute
pern
Pernambuco
pernancy
pernicious
pernicious anaemia
perniciously
pernicketiness
pernickety
Pernik
pernio
pernoctate
pernoctation
Pernod
perone
peroneal
peroneus

WORDS THAT END LIKE PERNICIOUSNESS

biliousness
business
carelessness
consciousness
deviousness
flawlessness
heedlessness
helplessness
hilariousness
homelessness
hopelessness
lawlessness
nervousness
preciousness
restlessness
ridiculousness
righteousness
seriousness
statelessness
unconsciousness
viciousness

Synonyms and antonyms of perniciousness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «perniciousness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PERNICIOUSNESS

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Translator English - Chinese

危害性
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pernicioso
570 millions of speakers

English

perniciousness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

perniciousness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

perniciousness
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пагубность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

perniciousness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

perniciousness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pernicieux
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kejahatan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Verderblichkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

perniciousness
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

해로움
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Perniciousness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

perniciousness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

perniciousness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अनर्थकता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

perniciousness
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

perniciosità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

perniciousness
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

згубність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

vătămător
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βλαβερότης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

perniciousness
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

perniciousness
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

perniciousness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of perniciousness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PERNICIOUSNESS»

The term «perniciousness» is used very little and occupies the 168.573 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PERNICIOUSNESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about perniciousness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERNICIOUSNESS»

Discover the use of perniciousness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to perniciousness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Baseness and Perniciousness of the Sin of Slandering and ...
In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind.
Josiah Woodward, 2010
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Organizational Traps: Leadership, Culture, Organizational Design
Perniciousness. of. Traps. These examples and the others spread throughout this book show that, almost uniformly, we deal with difficult situations by not: dealing with them. We find ways to pretend to engage and in fact manage to avoid ...
Chris Argyris, 2010
3
The Physician's Guide to Investing: A Practical Approach to ...
Chapter. Twenty-Two. The. Perniciousness. of. Fees. Iwill make a medical analogy. Fees are like a parasite. They are not virulent enough to destroy the host but over the course of your lifetime fees can (will) make the difference between a ...
Robert Doroghazi, 2009
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Imagining the University
So there is an apparent strangeness in eliding the idea of the entrepreneurial university with the philosophy of critical realism. The one eschews the critical spirit; the other embraces it. It is at this point that the perniciousness of the idea of the ...
Ronald Barnett, 2013
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Buddhism: Religion and Meditation
Insofar as it penetrates the perniciousness of these motions, it does not allows them to become prominent, because of which, thoughts, words and deeds born of this state of mind must be free from thirst, and therefore good. Because thus ...
Sayed Jafar Mahmud, 1998
6
Equality and Responsibility
The first view, in short, does not exclude talk of perniciousness in the matter of the natural distribution. What it does do is direct—or, more precisely perhaps, displace—the charge of perniciousness away from the working of nature and towards ...
Christopher Lake, 2001
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Imagining The State
A recent work from within the new somatic tells us that “under the twin suspicions of theoretical insufficiency and political perniciousness' the metaphor of the body politic has lost its appeal.3 Others have made similar points, claiming that 'the ...
Neocleous, Mark, 2003
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The Doctrine of the Buddha: The Religion of Reason and ...
In so far as it penetrates the perniciousness of these motions, it does not allow them to become prominent, because of which, thoughts, words and deeds born of this state of mind must be free from thirst, and therefore good. Because thus ...
George Grimm, 1973
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Zacharias 2 in 1-Jesus Among Other Gods & Deliver Us from Evil
PERNICIOUSNESS. OF. ITS. EFFECT. Several decades ago Malcolm Muggeridge warned of this spiritual plague coming upon the West, branding it her ultimate death wish. In his autobiography he beckoned humanity to beware of this, the ...
Ravi Zacharias, 2009
10
The works of Jeremy Bentham, now first collected: under the ...
No benefit in any determinate shape having ever been held up to view as resulting from it, — if then, to satisfy the reader of the needlessness of it, — and thence, as below, of the perniciousness of it, — anything further can be done, — it must ...
Jeremy Bentham, 1838

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERNICIOUSNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term perniciousness is used in the context of the following news items.
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg a highlight at Castleton Festival
... including la droit du seigneur (right of feudal lords to “break in” all the young ladies in their fiefdom) and the perniciousness of feudalism. «DC Theatre Scene, Jul 15»
2
Iran Deal, 'El Chapo', Greece Bailout: WorldBrief
... be "eh" on catholicism too. and EH on other issues, instead really understanding the perniciousness and oppression that religion really brings to humanity. «Huffington Post, Jul 15»
3
View from Inside Fukushima Prefecture: Vastly Different from Govt …
4, 2015. Beyond that, as time marches on, it is almost certain to bring on a perniciousness of cancer-related complications of unconscionable ... «UK Progressive Magazine, Jul 15»
4
Looking Inside Fukushima Prefecture
4, 2015. Beyond that, as time marches on, it is almost certain to bring on a perniciousness of cancer-related complications of unconscionable ... «CounterPunch, Jul 15»
5
Religion letter: Tyrants love democracy
Water meters seem insignificant until you realize the perniciousness of the following: “Those who wont take up their own cross will invariably ... «Lodi News-Sentinel, Jun 15»
6
Foreign Aid: a Trojan horse for Absolute Control
Nothing illustrates the perniciousness of foreign aid more than the situation in destitute, tormented and occupied Haiti, which is being used as a ... «Haitian Times, Jun 15»
7
America's frightening Bush amnesia: Why our great national …
Therein lies the real perniciousness of Bush's (modest) rehabilitation. It's symptomatic of our aversion to wrestling with the lessons of even the ... «Salon, Jun 15»
8
Cameron Crowe's "Aloha" is a mess that contrives its characters
... mismatched personalities form a romance, the perniciousness of greedy military contractors, the wisdom of the simple hippie locals, etc. «Indiana Daily Student, Jun 15»
9
LIVE REPORT: Swans
And, that their popularity has swelled to a point where they can nearly fill a 3000-ish capacity venue is just reward for their perniciousness ... «The Quietus, May 15»
10
We All Think We're Individuals. Here's Why That's Not True, And …
... certainly is -- and consequently the perniciousness of the ideology it reinforces becomes more obvious -- different possibilities for envisioning ... «Huffington Post, May 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Perniciousness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/perniciousness>. Apr 2020 ».
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