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Synonyms for infest
ɪnˈfɛst

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  1. infest

    Synonyms:
    trouble, harass, tease, annoy, pester, molest, plague, disturb

    Antonyms:
    comfort, gratify, regale, refresh

Princeton's WordNet

  1. infest, overrunverb

    invade in great numbers

    "the roaches infested our kitchen"

    Synonyms:
    overrun, well over, overflow, brim over, run over, invade

  2. invade, overrun, infestverb

    occupy in large numbers or live on a host

    "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North"

    Synonyms:
    well over, invade, encroach upon, intrude on, overrun, run over, brim over, obtrude upon, occupy, overflow

  3. infestverb

    live on or in a host, as of parasites

    Synonyms:
    overrun, invade

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. infestverb

    Synonyms:
    disturb, annoy, vex, tease, harass, plague, torment, trouble, molest, worry

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How to use infest in a sentence?

  1. Matthew Frye:

    It's not that these parasites can infest our bodies.

  2. Jimmy Kimmel:

    Tell these Congressmen – and lobbyists – who infest that swamp you said you were going to drain, force these allegedly-Christian men – and women – who stuff their pockets with money from the NRA year after year after year – to do something. Now. Not later. Now.

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