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Synonyms for blight
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blightnoun

    a state or condition being blighted

  2. blightverb

    any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting

  3. blight, plagueverb

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blightnoun

    Synonyms:
    pestilence (among plants), mildew, blast

  2. blightverb

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. blightverb

    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. Deon Joseph:

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

  2. Casey Michel:

    It's embarrassing, it's shameful. It's a blight on the Kennedy Center itself and its only going to continue aging poorly.

  3. Mark McArdle:

    We recently visited Detroit, and you can see the real impact the blight program is having on communities.

  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. 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.


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