|ilkeä englanniksi||hurtful, naughty, cantankerous, wicked, bad, catty, mischievous|
*: A good principle not rightly understood may prove as hurtful as a bad.
*: Well-cultivated soils are often healthy; nor at present has it been proved that the use of manure is hurtful.
: Some naughty boys at school hid the teachers lesson notes.
: I bought some naughty lingerie for my honeymoon.
: If I see you send another naughty email to your friends, you will be forbidden from using the computer!
*: So shines a good deed in a naughty world.
*: Wholesome meats to a vitiated stomack differ little or nothing from unwholesome; and best books to a naughty mind are not unappliable to occasions of evill.
*: Such as be intemperant, that is, followers of their naughty appetites and lusts.
*: One basket had very good figs, even like the figs that are first ripe: and the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten, they were so bad.
*: she is a cantankerous old maid fretting and snarling over the loss of her beauty.
*: The great principle on which the privileges of cantankerous folly and ill-nature found is this: that as we go on through life we grow somewhat cowardly; and if a thing be disagreeable, we just keep out of its way: sometimes by rather shabby expedients.
*: I am being cantankerous. Some days I feel so cantankerous I could take a machine-gun into the streets and shoot down the whole population of Hendon Central; I dont know why.
*: By contrast, cantankerous and churlish people are contemptuously independent of others’ opinions, not caring enough about others and their views.
*: The cantankerous are those "marked by ill humor, irritability, and determination to disagree." Websters New International Dictionary 328 (3d ed.1986).
*: All things being equal, a cantankerous person or a curmudgeon would be more secure by becoming more unpleasant.
*: Nina was thrilled, muttering her cantankerous joy that I was getting out of the house.
*: The cantankerous landlord always grumbled when asked to fix something.
*: Unfortunately, as Great-Aunt Bert could be a bit cantankerous, they were having to be creativeNote: Cantankerous is generally used to describe an unpleasant elderly person in a slightly pejorative manner. However, the term can be used to people in general, livestock, and machinery as well.
: ux|en|That was a wicked guitar solo, bro!
: The band we went to see the other night was wicked loud!
: a two-wicked lamp
: ux|en|You have bad credit.
: ux|en|Do you think it is a bad idea to confront him directly?
: ux|en|It is bad manners to talk with your mouth full.
: Lard is bad for you. Smoking is bad for you, too. Grapes are bad for dogs but not for humans.
: ux|en|Divorce is usually a bad experience for everybody involved.
: ux|en|Be careful. There are bad people in the world.
: ux|en|I had a bad headlight.
: ux|en|These apples have gone bad.
: ux|en|Bad breath is not pleasant for anyone.
: ux|en|He is in bad need of a haircut.
: I didnt do too bad in the last exam.
: Sorry, my bad!
: You is SIC bad, man!
*: A curious specimen of Gloucestershire dialect c»me out in an assault case heard by the Gloucester court magistrates on Saturday. One of the witnesses, speaking of what a girl was doing at the time the assault took place, said she was badding walnuts in a pigstye. The word is peculiarly provincial : to bad walnuts is to strip away the husk. The walnut, too, is often called » bannut, and hence the old Gloucestershire phrase, Come an bad the bannuts.
: a catty smell
*: To limit team members consumption, it issued food stamps to the villagers and allowed everyone to eat one catty of rice a day.
*: 16 Mess, make a Tale, which here is 20 s. English, 5 Tale make a Bancal, a weight so called, and 20 Bancal make a Catty, another weight.
*: Transparent yellow pieces are the best; the price is from eight to fourteen dollars per catty, according to size and quality.
: Matthew had a twin brother called Edward, who was always mischievous and badly behaved.