Synonyms
Etymology

1. blight

noun. ['ˈblaɪt'] a state or condition being blighted.

Synonyms

  • desolation

Etymology

  • blikna (Old Norse)

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Words that Rhyme with Blight

  • overexcite
  • disinvite
  • semi-height
  • satterwhite
  • reinvite
  • reignite
  • nonwhite
  • forthright
  • de-excite
  • contrite
  • riunite
  • reunite
  • overwrite
  • overnite
  • overnight
  • mcwright
  • mcwhite
  • mcright
  • mcknight
  • mccright
  • macknight
  • enwright
  • despite
  • clevite
  • uptight
  • upright
  • tonite
  • tonight
  • strite
  • streit

Example sentences of the word blight


1. Verb, past tense
Gummy stem blight can kill part or all of your plant.

2. Noun, singular or mass
As is true of blight, good garden hygiene practices usually keep bacterial leaf spot easily in check.

3. Verb, past participle
One is blight.

4. Adjective
Caused by a fungus, blight causes small, yellow-ringed dots to appear on plant leaves.

2. blight

verb. ['ˈblaɪt'] cause to suffer a blight.

Synonyms

  • plague
  • afflict

Etymology

  • blikna (Old Norse)

3. blight

noun. ['ˈblaɪt'] any plant disease resulting in withering without rotting.

Synonyms

  • blister blight
  • thread blight
  • leaf blight
  • spur blight
  • rim blight
  • head blight
  • halo spot
  • spinach blight
  • stem blight
  • beet blight
  • late blight
  • bean blight
  • chestnut canker
  • walnut blight
  • plant disease
  • chestnut-bark disease
  • potato mold
  • potato mildew
  • apple blight
  • twig blight
  • potato blight
  • alder blight
  • collar blight
  • chestnut blight
  • halo blight
  • cane blight
  • tomato yellows
  • tomato blight
  • potato disease
  • apple canker
  • stripe blight
  • potato murrain
  • coffee blight

Etymology

  • blikna (Old Norse)
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