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Etymology

1. canker

noun. ['ˈkæŋkɝ'] a fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark.

Antonyms

  • better

Etymology

  • canker (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Canker

  • betancur
  • tanker
  • shanker
  • sanker
  • ranker
  • rancor
  • manker
  • hanker
  • danker
  • banker
  • anchor

How do you pronounce canker?

Pronounce canker as ˈkæŋkər.

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Sentences with canker


1. Noun, singular or mass
Botryosphaeria canker is spread by water splash and infected tools and may be spread by wind.

2. canker

noun. ['ˈkæŋkɝ'] an ulceration (especially of the lips or lining of the mouth).

Synonyms

  • canker sore
  • ulcer

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • stay in place
  • float

Etymology

  • canker (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. canker

noun. ['ˈkæŋkɝ'] a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of.

Synonyms

  • influence

Antonyms

  • indispose
  • dissuade

Etymology

  • canker (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. canker

verb. ['ˈkæŋkɝ'] infect with a canker.

Antonyms

  • attract

Etymology

  • canker (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. canker

verb. ['ˈkæŋkɝ'] become infected with a canker.

Synonyms

  • sicken

Etymology

  • canker (Middle English (1100-1500))
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