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Disease

Antonyms for disease:

soundness, health, robustness.

Synonyms for disease:

Icterus

jaundice.

Sense 1

incidence, malformation, tonsillitis, deformity, insanity, oak apple, Dutch Elm Disease, cough, allergy, pest, malaria, pandemic, mental illness, arthritis, eczema, STD, tuberculosis, appendicitis, dysfunction, insufficiency, pneumonia, incapacity, STI, unrest.

Sense 2

rust, contagion, burnout.

Sense 3

upset, blight, disturbance, canker.

Sense 7

case.

anthrax

murrain.

corruption

necrosis.

diarrhea

dysentery.

dizziness

vertigo.

epidemic

plague.

grippe

influenza.

heart failure

heart disease.

hydrophobia

rabies.

illness

trouble.

influenza

grippe.

malignancy

cancer.

necrosis

gangrene.

paralysis

palsy.

plague

epidemic.

pyrosis

heartburn.

rheumatoid arthritis

rheumatism.

smallpox

pox.

suffering

affliction.

tuberculosis

consumption.

variola

smallpox.

venereal disease

dose, gonorrhea.

rash (adjective)

mange.

adulteration (noun)

contamination.

ailment, affliction (noun)

plague, attack, canker, epidemic, collapse, contamination, malady, blight, debility, infection, illness, syndrome, affection, breakdown, complaint, condition, unhealthiness, cancer, fever, bug, indisposition, sickness, distemper, decrepitude, upset, unsoundness, Sickliness, virus, infirmity, contagion, disorder.

disease (noun)

nausea, malaise, attack, syndrome, decrepitude, symptom, spasm, illness, queasiness, infection, infliction, disorder, handicap, fever, pestilence, disability, debility, unhealthiness, ailment, collapse, indisposition, infirmity, malady, Sickliness, apoplexy, affection, ague, virus, condition, sickness, feverishness, complaint, curse, complication, bug, breakdown.

epidemic (noun)

pestilence.

insensibility (noun)

paralysis.

sickness (noun)

insanity, affliction, plague, epidemic, contagion.

unhealthiness (noun)

unwholesomeness, poisonousness, Contagiousness, noxiousness, insalubrity, deadliness, contamination, pathology, toxicity, malignancy.

influence (verb)

side effect.

Usage examples for disease:

  • I might take some disease. - "After a Shadow, and Other Stories", T. S. Arthur.
  • He wrote against time, for he knew that his disease was fatal. - "Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens", Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009.
  • They'd get some disease, anyway. - "Beautiful Joe", Marshall Saunders.

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