Definition of non-injurious in English:



  • Not causing harm or offence.

    ‘non-injurious physical contact’
    • ‘When faced with a condition that is unfamiliar, a teacher must be open to feedback from the student in order to find poses and that are helpful and non-injurious.’
    • ‘These must be used sparingly, reluctantly, after the noninjurious options have been tried.’
    • ‘One of the issues posed by this case is whether reverse stereotypes based on age are sufficiently reliable and non-injurious to justify their use.’
    • ‘Some form of non-injurious deterrence has been suggested by beleaguered fishermen, but this would be experimental at best.’
    • ‘Although non-injurious to fish when applied at the recommended rate, an herbicide application can still contribute to a fish kill.’
    harmless, safe, non-dangerous, non-poisonous, non-toxic, non-irritant, innocent
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