See miasma.

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Miasmal — Mi*as mal, a. Containing miasma; miasmatic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • miasmal — index deleterious, destructive, harmful, insalubrious, malignant, peccant (unhealthy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C …   Law dictionary

  • miasmal — miasmic, miasmatic, miasmal *poisonous, toxic, venomous, virulent, pestilent, pestilential, mephitic Analogous words: contagious, *infectious, catching: noxious, *pernicious, baneful, deleterious …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • miasmal — adjective see miasma …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • miasmal — adjective Having a noxious atmosphere See Also: miasma …   Wiktionary

  • miasmal — mi·as·mal || maɪ æzml /mɪ adj. noxious, evil smelling; confusing, obscuring …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miasmal — adj mephitic, miasmic, miasmatic, mias matical; fetid, noxious, noisome, fulsome, virulent, vile, foul, putrid, bad; malodorous, odorous, stinking, reeking; poisonous, toxic; unhealthful, unwholesome, insalubrious, unsalutary, deleterious,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • miasmal — mi·as·mal …   English syllables

  • miasmal — adjective filled with vapor miasmic jungles a vaporous bog • Syn: ↑miasmic, ↑vaporous, ↑vapourous • Similar to: ↑cloudy • Derivationally re …   Useful english dictionary

  • miasmic, miasmal — ▶ adjective (poetic/literary) FOUL SMELLING, fetid, smelly, stinking (to high heaven), reeking, rank, noxious, malodorous; Brit. informal niffy, pongy, whiffy; poetic/literary n …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”