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1. blister

verb. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] get blistered.

Synonyms

  • intumesce
  • tumesce
  • swell up
  • tumefy
  • swell

Antonyms

  • end
  • finish
  • evolution
  • bad

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Blister

  • transistor
  • twister
  • brister
  • sister
  • rister
  • pistor
  • pfister
  • mr.
  • mister
  • lyster
  • kister
  • hyster
  • fister
  • istre

How do you pronounce blister?

Pronounce blister as ˈblɪstər.

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Sentences with blister


1. Noun, singular or mass
It is made from the secretions that come from the green blister beetle in combination with salicylic acid.

2. Verb, base form
If you have a severe reaction, your skin may blister and swell immediately with an intense burning sensation.

3. Adverb
Look for synthetic fabrics that wick moisture to keep your feet blister free.

2. blister

noun. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] (pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid.

Synonyms

  • water blister
  • pustule
  • vesicle
  • cyst
  • bleb
  • bulla

Antonyms

  • defend
  • praise
  • cool
  • square

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. blister

noun. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint).

Synonyms

  • flaw
  • defect

Antonyms

  • thin
  • reduce
  • exact

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. blister

verb. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] subject to harsh criticism.

Synonyms

  • assail
  • snipe
  • assault
  • scald
  • round
  • lash out
  • attack

Antonyms

  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate
  • increase

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. blister

noun. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] (botany) a swelling on a plant similar to that on the skin.

Synonyms

  • enation

Antonyms

  • top
  • bottom

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. blister

verb. ['ˈblɪstɝ'] cause blisters to form on.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • natural depression
  • decrease
  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize

Etymology

  • blestre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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