Definitions for

Overview of verb infect

The verb infect has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) infect

(communicate a disease to; "Your children have infected you with this head cold")

2. (1) infect, taint

(contaminate with a disease or microorganism)

3. infect

(corrupt with ideas or an ideology; "society was infected by racism")

4. infect

(affect in a contagious way; "His laughter infects everyone who is in the same room") © 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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