pestiferous

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Englisch - Englisch
annoying, vexatious

and if any could have hanged his hindering and pestiferous council and set him free, he would have answered Joan's prayer and set her in the field.

containing organisms that cause contagious diseases

and bears the body of our dear brother here departed to a hemmed-in churchyard, pestiferous and obscene, whence malignant diseases are communicated to the bodies of our dear brothers and sisters who have not departed.

{a} destructive, deadly, malignant
tending to corrupt or pervert
{s} causes disease, infectious; harmful, injurious
causing irritation or annoyance; "tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork"; "aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport"; "found it galling to have to ask permission"; "an irritating delay"; "nettlesome paperwork"; "a pesky mosquito"; "swarms of pestering gnats"; "a plaguey newfangled safety catch"; "a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him"; "a vexatious child"; "it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong"
Noxious to peace, to morals, or to society; vicious; hurtful; destructive; as, a pestiferous demagogue
Pest-bearing; pestilential; noxious to health; malignant; infectious; contagious; as, pestiferous bodies
contaminated with infecting organisms; "dirty wounds"; "obliged to go into infected rooms"- Jane Austen
likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease; "a pestilential malignancy in the air"- Jonathan Swift; "plaguey fevers"
pestful
Türkisch - Englisch

Definition von pestiferous im Türkisch Englisch wörterbuch

pestifer
(Tıp) plague patient
çamsakızı gibi very pestiferous
(importuner), (someone) who won't take no for an answer
pestiferous

    Silbentrennung

    pes·ti·fer·ous

    Aussprache

    Etymologie

    [ pes-'ti-f(&-)r&s ] (adjective.) 15th century. Middle English, from Latin pestifer pestilential, noxious, from pestis + -fer -ferous.

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