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Synonyms for blight
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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, 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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. blight(v)

    Synonyms:
    blast, ruin, frustrate, fowart

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "blight":

    bacterial, burn, scourge, burning, plague, mildew

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blight

    Synonyms:
    Infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis, New Forest Eye, pinkeye

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How to use blight in a sentence?

  1. Premier Li Keqiang:

    We will strive for zero-growth in the consumption of coal in key areas of the country, environmental pollution is a blight on people's quality of life and a trouble that weighs on their hearts.

  2. Deon Joseph:

    You can not separate the blight and crap that's out here from death.

  3. James Lynch:

    We hope that the authorities will take the opportunity of this release to review Qatar's criminal justice system and ensure that such flagrant violations of the right to freedom of expression are not repeated. This case has been a blight on Qatar's international reputation.

  4. Felicia Hermans:

    Deep is a wounded heart, and strong A voice that cries against a mighty wrong And full of death as a hot wind's blight, Doth the ire of a crushed affection light.

  5. Barack Obama:

    The apparent motivations of the shooter remind us that racism remains a blight that we have to combat together.

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