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Synonyms for rabies
ˈreɪ bizra·bies

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  1. rabiesnoun

    Synonyms:
    hydrophobia

  2. rabiesnoun

    A viral disease that causes acute encephalitis in warm-blooded animals and people, characterised by abnormal behaviour such as excitement, aggressiveness, and dementia, followed by paralysis and death.

    Synonyms:
    hydrophobia

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rabies, hydrophobia, lyssa, madnessnoun

    an acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain

    Synonyms:
    lyssa, insaneness, fury, rage, rabidity, hydrophobia, madness, rabidness, foolishness, lunacy, folly, craziness

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  1. rabiesnoun

    Synonyms:
    hydrophobia

    Associated words:
    rabid, rabietic, hydrophobic, antihydrophobic

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  1. List of paraphrases for "rabies":

    rage

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How to use rabies in a sentence?

  1. Emily Pieracci:

    Since 2015 there been three separate importations of rabid dogs. All of these dogs were rescue dogs that had what appeared to be valid rabies vaccination certification on importation.

  2. Renz Oliver Garcia:

    Yes, I have been bitten so many times. The risk is rabies. When a dog bites me, we observe the condition of the dog. Then I'll have rabies shots. But sometimes, I don't get the rabies shots after the bite.

  3. Public Health -LRB- DPH -RRB-:

    Rabies can turn wild animals extremely aggressive toward humans and pets, it is always important to be sure to never approach or feed wild animals. Keeping your trash covered and not leaving pet food outside of your house can be helpful ways to prevent attracting unwanted wild animals into our neighborhoods.

  4. Jonathan Moyo:

    In Germany when you want to kill dogs you cause rabies. In Zimbabwe when you want to grab power unconstitutionally you cause social unrest!

  5. Emily Pieracci:

    We've been seeing cases in people in United States who seem to not really be aware that rabies can be transmitted by wildlife, especially bats, a lot of times, bat bites and scratches are very tiny. So a lot of people will try to hold a bat and they don't realize that bat has bitten.

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