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insidious

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.əs/
(of something unpleasant or dangerous) gradually and secretly causing harm
暗中为害的;隐伏的
High-blood pressure is an insidious condition which has few symptoms.
高血压是一种鲜现症状的潜伏性疾病。
Dangerous and harmful
insidiously
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.ə.sli/ adverb
Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
insidiousness
 
 
/ɪnˈsɪd.i.əs.nəs/ noun [U]
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