Innocuous

in a Sentence

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Definition of Innocuous

not harmful or offensive

Examples of Innocuous in a sentence

Because the virus was innocuous, the hospital staff had no need to worry about the leak.

In the ring the wrestler appeared dangerous, but in reality, he was really innocuous.

Although Sarah meant her joke to be innocuous, the people around her took it to heart.

Since the snake’s venom is innocuous, you do not have to be concerned about the bite!

While you may think bullying is innocuous, it leaves a lasting scar on its victim.

When compared to football, tennis seems like a very innocuous sport.

Even though Henry looks sweet and innocent, he is really far from innocuous.

The scientist poured the innocuous liquid into the vial.

Although the berries appear innocuous, they are really poisonous.

The politician worked hard to make innocuous speeches that would not offend anyone.

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