Lethal and Virulent


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Lethal adjective – Likely to cause or capable of causing death.
Usage example: we were lucky that the snake's venom wasn't lethal, and our friend turned out to be all right

Virulent is a synonym for lethal in deadly topic. In some cases you can use "Virulent" instead an adjective "Lethal", when it comes to topics like poisonous, noxious. popular alternative
Nearby Word: lethality
Synonyms for Lethal


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Virulent adjective – Having or showing a desire to cause someone pain or suffering for the sheer enjoyment of it.
Lethal is a synonym for virulent in poisonous topic. You can use "Lethal" instead an adjective "Virulent", if it concerns topics such as severe, noxious, deadly. popular alternative
Nearby Word: virulence
Synonyms for Virulent

Things that words describes

disease lethal disease virulent disease
form lethal form virulent form
damage lethal damage virulent damage
venom lethal venom virulent venom

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / Dragonriders of Pern They then genetically engineer one of these parasites into a lethal and virulent form, and seed the parasites such that the oort cloud will be infected by it.
  • The Nudifier Of course, none of the infectees or the audience get to learn about this until the end of the episode, everyone thinking up to that point that it's a highly virulent and lethal bio-weapon.
    Source: The Nudifier
  • The Joining that all Grey Warden initiates must undertake to become full Wardens forces them to take in a less virulent but still eventually lethal version of the Darkspawn Taint by drinking a cocktail of Darkspawn blood, lyrium, and Archdemon blood.
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