Antonyms
Etymology

1. cancerous

adjective. ['ˈkænsɝəs'] relating to or affected with cancer.

Antonyms

  • beneficent

Etymology

  • -ous (English)
  • cancer (English)
  • cancer (Latin)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Cancerous

  • adulterous
  • adventurous
  • adventurous
  • amorous
  • barbarous
  • boisterous
  • cantankerous
  • carboniferous
  • carnivorous
  • coniferous
  • dangerous
  • decorous
  • fossiliferous
  • generous
  • glamorous
  • herbivorous
  • herbivorous
  • heterosporous
  • homosporous
  • humerous

Example sentences of the word cancerous


1. Adjective
Cayenne has been found to slow or prevent the growth of cancerous cells.

Quotes containing the word cancerous


1. Part of being a man is learning to take responsibility for your successes and for your failures. You can't go blaming others or being jealous. Seeing somebody else's success as your failure is a cancerous way to live.
- Kevin Bacon

2. cancerous

adjective. ['ˈkænsɝəs'] like a cancer; an evil that grows and spreads.

Antonyms

  • harmless

Etymology

  • -ous (English)
  • cancer (English)
  • cancer (Latin)
Synonym.com