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infection
Definition:
Sympathetic communication of like qualities or emotions; influence.

Synonyms:

noun
adulteration
corruption, contamination.
attribute
infection.
bane
contagion, misfortune, affliction, plague, cancer, bane, ill, poison, scourge, evil, calamity, doom.
contamination
flu, impurity, Septicity, Contagiousness, pollution, virus, disease, poison, defilement, bug, epidemic, Insanitation, corruption, contagion, what's going around, germs, Communicability.
disease
spasm, complication, malaise, collapse, feverishness, complaint, handicap, breakdown, ailment, pestilence, syndrome, illness, disease, disorder, debility, nausea, sickness, condition, Sickliness, queasiness, virus, decrepitude, unhealthiness, curse, bug, attack, malady, fever, affection, symptom, disability, ague, infirmity, infliction, indisposition, apoplexy.
epidemic
pestilence.
infection
transmission, contagion.
pest
head ache, badgerer, crashing bore, pesterer, thorn in side, tormentors, tormentor, pesterers.
poison
Venin, toxicants, Toxoids, toxoid.
pollution
pollution, soilings, vitiation, greenhouse effect.
process
infection.
state
infection.
unhealthiness
noxiousness, pathology, contamination, toxicity, insalubrity, malignancy, deadliness, Contagiousness, poisonousness, unwholesomeness.
vulgarism
vulgarism.
Examples of usage:
  1. " She has been exposed to infection," he said. – Mère Girauds Little Daughter by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  2. He was secure from the infection. – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  3. Although the stronger constitutions shall Wear out th' infection of distemper'd days ... – Adventures in Criticism by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
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