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Synonyms for blisterˈblɪs tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blister(noun)

    a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint)

    Synonyms:
    bleb, bulla

  2. blister(noun)

    (botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin

    Synonyms:
    bleb, bulla

  3. blister, bulla, bleb(verb)

    (pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid

    Synonyms:
    blister, bleb, bulla

  4. blister, vesicate(verb)

    get blistered

    "Her feet blistered during the long hike"

    Synonyms:
    scald, whip, blister, vesicate

  5. blister, scald, whip(verb)

    subject to harsh criticism

    "The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; "the professor scaled the students"; "your invectives scorched the community"

    Synonyms:
    whip, whisk, scald, rack up, mop up, trounce, vesicate, flog, lash, pip, lather, welt, worst, slash, blister, strap

  6. blister(verb)

    cause blisters to form on

    "the tight shoes and perspiration blistered her feet"

    Synonyms:
    scald, whip, vesicate

Wiktionary

  1. blister(noun)

    Synonyms:
    bleb, vesicate

  2. blister(noun)

    To cause blisters to form.

    Synonyms:
    bleb, vesicate

  3. blister(noun)

    To criticise severely.

    Synonyms:
    bleb, vesicate

  4. blister(noun)

    To break out in blisters.

    Synonyms:
    bleb, vesicate

  5. blister(noun)

    A bubble, as on a painted surface.

    Synonyms:
    bleb

  6. blister(noun)

    An enclosed pocket of air, which may be mixed with water or solvent vapor, trapped between impermeable layers of felt or between the membrane and substrate.

    Synonyms:
    bleb

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blister(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vesicle, pustule, blain

  2. blister(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vesicatory, blistering plaster

  3. blister(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    raise blisters on

  4. blister(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    rise in blisters

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

vesicular, bulb, vesicle, ampoule


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