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Synonyms for blightblaɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blight(noun)

    a state or condition being blighted

  2. blight(verb)

    any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting

  3. blight, plague(verb)

    cause to suffer a blight

    "Too much rain may blight the garden with mold"

    Synonyms:
    chevvy, molest, hassle, harass, chivy, plague, provoke, blight, chevy, beset, harry, chivvy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blight(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pestilence (among plants), mildew, blast

  2. blight(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    blast, wither, shrivel, kill, destroy, taint with mildew, cause to decay

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bacterial, burn, scourge, burning, plague, mildew

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blight

    Synonyms:
    Infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis, New Forest Eye, pinkeye


Translations for blight

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • آفةArabic
  • повреждам, вредител, разстройвам, развалям, главня, ръждаBulgarian
  • verderben, vernichten, zerstören, beschädigen, ruinierenGerman
  • pilata, turmella, vitsausFinnish
  • abîmer, rouille, cloque, abîmé, fléauFrench
  • gaiseadhScottish Gaelic
  • rovinare, rovinaItalian
  • כִּמשׁוֹןHebrew
  • mahaki, paraitiMāori
  • pacosteRomanian
  • милдью, вредитель, ожогRussian
  • తెగులుTelugu

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