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Synonyms for gangreneˈgæŋ grin, gæŋˈgrin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gangrene, sphacelus, slough(noun)

    necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass

    Synonyms:
    necrosis, gangrene, sphacelus, mortification, slough

  2. necrosis, mortification, gangrene, sphacelus(verb)

    the localized death of living cells (as from infection or the interruption of blood supply)

    Synonyms:
    humiliation, slough, gangrene, mortification, chagrin, necrosis, sphacelus

  3. necrose, gangrene, mortify, sphacelate(verb)

    undergo necrosis

    Synonyms:
    subdue, humiliate, gangrene, chagrin, necrose, crucify, mortify, sphacelate, humble, abase

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gangrene(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mortification

  2. gangrene(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    mortify

  3. gangrene(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    mortify, be mortified, lose vitality


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