159 synonyms found


[tˈɒksɪk], [tˈɒksɪk], [t_ˈɒ_k_s_ɪ_k]

Synonyms for Toxic:

unclean (adjective)

crummy, defiled, dingy, dirty, disgusting, dusty, festering, fetid, filthy, foul, grimy, grubby, grungy, icky, impure, infectious, insalubrious, mucky, muddy, murky, obscene, odious, offensive, putrid, scatological, scruffy, septic, shabby, sloppy, slovenly, smutty, sordid, squalid, unclean, unhygenic, unsanitary, untidy.

unhealthy (adjective)

contagious, contaminated, deadly, diseased, gangrenous, infected, malignant, noxious, pathological, pestilent, poisonous, unhealthy, unhygienic, unwholesome.

Other synonyms and related words:

Nocuous, antibiotic, antiseptic, azotic, bad, baleful, baneful, blistery, calamitous, cataclysmic, catastrophic, catching, communicable, corroding, corrosive, corrupting, corruptive, counterproductive, crippling, cyanogenetic, cyanogenic, damaging, dangerous, dead, deathlike, deathly, defoliant, deleterious, destructive, detrimental, devastating, disadvantageous, disastrous, disinfectant, disserviceable, distressing, envenomed, evil, fatal, fateful, fell, final, fumigant, fungicide, germicide, harmful, hepatotoxic, herbicide, hurtful, indigestible, infective, injurious, insalutary, insecticide, internecine, leaven, lethal, life-threatening, malefic, malevolent, malign, mephitic, mephitical, miasmal, miasmatic, miasmic, mischievous, monkshood, morbiferous, morbific, mortal, murderous, narcotic, nasty, nephrotoxic, noisome, noxious nocuous, ominous, ototoxic, pernicious, pesticide, pestiferous, pestilential, poison, poisoning, prejudicial, ruinous, scatheful, systemic, teratogenic, terminal, toxicant, toxicology, toxiferous, toxin, unhealthful, unsalutary, venenate, veneniferous, venenous, venin, venom, venomous, vermicide, vicious, virulent, virus, weed killer.

Rhymes for Toxic:

  1. nontoxic;

Quotes for Toxic:

  1. There are few things as toxic as a bad metaphor. You can't think without metaphors. Mary Catherine Bateson.
  2. Fantasy is toxic the private cruelty and the world war both have their start in the heated brain. Elizabeth Bowen.
  3. Superfund was passed with the good intention of cleaning up America's toxic waste sites. Fred Thompson.