Definition of venomous:
savage, inhuman, asexual, fell, poisonous, attitude, captive, black, anthropoid, criminal, amphibious, pernicious, unpleasant, deplorable, unkind, barbarous, caged, mephitical, sulphurous, arboreal, androgynous, acerb, brutal, reprehensible, deadly, pitiless, hard, vitriolic, despiteful, pestilent, vicious, mortal, best-of-breed, toxicant, malevolent, acid, caustic, deathly, envenomed, lethal, toxic, bitchy, malign, help, bitter, cruel, blistering, malicious, destructive, poison, monstrous, awful, mephitic, articulate, virulent, condemnable, acrid, roughshod, acerbic, aquatic, uncharitable, sulfurous, poisoned.
- malevolent (part of speech: adjective)
Instead of attempting to escape with its prize, the rattle- snake, though it could not use its venomous fangs, which would have given it an advantage over its opponent, whose teeth were unprovided with a poison- bag, advanced to the encounter.- "With Axe and Rifle", W.H.G. Kingston.
- "Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands", Mary Seacole Commentator: W. H. Russell.
- "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.