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Overview of noun blister

The noun blister has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. blister

(a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint))

2. blister

((botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin)

3. blister, bulla, bleb

((pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid)

Overview of verb blister

The verb blister has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) blister, vesicate

(get blistered; "Her feet blistered during the long hike")

2. blister, scald, whip

(subject to harsh criticism; "The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; "the professor scaled the students"; "your invectives scorched the community")

3. blister

(cause blisters to form on; "the tight shoes and perspiration blistered her feet") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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