Article »

invidious - vocabulary

This article is about invidious - vocabulary — enjoy your reading!


Calculated to cause ill will or resentment; hateful, as in invidious remarks; offensively or unfairly injurious, as in invidious discrimination; tending to cause animosity.

The invidious effects of such mass, roundup urinalysis is that it casually sweeps up the innocent with the guilty.

—Judge H. Lee Sarokin, U.S. District Court, New Jersey Ruling that mandatory testing of government employees to determine presence of illegal drugs is unconstitutional, September 18, 1986.

Have a discussion about this article with the community:


Use the citation below to add this article to your bibliography:


"invidious - vocabulary." STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Nov. 2017. <>.

Free Writing Tool:

Grammar Checker

Improve your grammar, vocabulary, and writing -- and it's FREE!

Improve your writing now:

Download Grammar eBooks

It’s now more important than ever to develop a powerful writing style. After all, most communication takes place in reports, emails, and instant messages.