Definition Of pestilential

adjective

harmful or destructive to crops or livestock.

these pestilential lichens flourish only in unpolluted air

Example Of pestilential

  • During the hot weather it's a pestilential place, populated by heavy clouds of biting insects.

  • He found a population of about 150 Malay inhabitants and a tropical rainforest edged by pestilential swamps.

  • Her mixture burned the pestilential corpses that threatened the defenders and her illuminations at night thwarted Vandal attacks.

  • If there is a powder-like whitish coating covering the tongue surface, it is caused by the internal accumulation of summer-humid heat and is usually seen at the onset of pestilential diseases.

  • It has rid us of a pestilential politics based on religious hatred and elitist contempt for the poor.


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