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 Dictionary entry overview: What does invidious mean? 

INVIDIOUS (adjective)
  The adjective INVIDIOUS has 1 sense:

1. containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice

  Familiarity information: INVIDIOUS used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

INVIDIOUS (adjective)

Sense 1invidious [BACK TO TOP]


Containing or implying a slight or showing prejudice


invidious; discriminatory

Context examples:

discriminatory attitudes and practices / invidious comparisons


unfavorable; unfavourable (not encouraging or approving or pleasing)

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