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Synonyms for unhealthful
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unsanitary, insanitary, unhealthful(adj)

    not sanitary or healthful

    "unsanitary open sewers"; "grim and unsanitary conditions"

    Synonyms:
    unsanitary, insanitary, insalubrious, unhealthy

    Antonyms:
    orthomolecular, prophylactic, curative, anthelmintic, wholesome, therapeutic, salutary, healing(p), preventive, medicinal, remedial, sanative, cathartic, drugless, antimicrobial, helminthic, restorative, healthful, flatus-relieving, carminative, medicative, alterative, antimicrobic, recuperative, organic, anthelminthic, psychotherapeutic, good, parasiticidal, preventative

  2. unhealthful(adj)

    detrimental to good health

    "unhealthful air pollution"; "unhealthful conditions in old apartments with peeling lead-based paint"

    Synonyms:
    unsanitary, insalubrious, unhealthy, insanitary

    Antonyms:
    medicinal, prophylactic, wholesome, anthelminthic, good, drugless, psychotherapeutic, sanative, cathartic, healthful, antimicrobial, helminthic, alterative, orthomolecular, antimicrobic, remedial, parasiticidal, curative, carminative, preventive, therapeutic, preventative, salutary, flatus-relieving, recuperative, anthelmintic, medicative, healing(p), restorative, organic

  3. insalubrious, unhealthful, unhealthy(adj)

    detrimental to health

    Synonyms:
    unsanitary, insanitary, insalubrious, unhealthy

    Antonyms:
    medicinal, antimicrobic, good, prophylactic, restorative, healthful, psychotherapeutic, wholesome, drugless, orthomolecular, carminative, alterative, remedial, preventive, curative, recuperative, cathartic, anthelmintic, parasiticidal, organic, anthelminthic, therapeutic, healing(p), antimicrobial, sanative, flatus-relieving, medicative, helminthic, salutary, preventative

Wiktionary

  1. unhealthful(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    insalubrious

  2. unhealthful(adjective)

    Not healthy; detrimental to health.

    An unhealthful diet and lack of exercise are common causes for heart disease.

    Synonyms:
    insalubrious

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unhealthful

    Pernicious (Latin per, through, and neco, kill) signifies having the power of destroying or injuring, tending to hurt or kill. Pernicious is stronger than injurious; that which is injurious is capable of doing harm; that which is pernicious is likely to be destructive. Noxious (Latin noceo, hurt) is a stronger word than noisome, as referring to that which is injurious or destructive. Noisome now always denotes that which is extremely disagreeable or disgusting, especially to the sense of smell; as, the noisome stench proclaimed the presence of noxious gases.

    Synonyms:
    bad, baneful, deadly, deleterious, destructive, detrimental, evil, foul, harmful, hurtful, injurious, insalubrious, mischievous, noisome, noxious, pernicious, perverting, pestiferous, pestilential, poisonous, ruinous, unwholesome

    Antonyms:
    advantageous, beneficent, beneficial, favorable, good, healthful, helpful, invigorating, life-giving, profitable, rejuvenating, salutary, serviceable, useful, wholesome

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unhealthful(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unwholesome, insalubrious, unhealthy, noxious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unhealthful(a)

    Synonyms:
    unwholesome, insalubrious, unsanitary, unhealthy, morbific, pestiferous

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#227568noisome
#247111insanitary
#264537pestilential

How to use unhealthful in a sentence?

  1. Steven Hoffman:

    She is actually recommending practices that are unhealthful and potentially dangerous, recommending to people not to vaccinate their children means not only are the children being subjected to unnecessary harm, but many others around those children who might not be able to get vaccinated for legitimate reasons are put at an additional risk ask well.


Translations for unhealthful

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  • ungesund, unzuträglich, gesundheitsschädlichGerman

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