noun. ['ˈdɛng'] an infectious disease of the tropics transmitted by mosquitoes and characterized by rash and aching head and joints.
- breakbone fever
- infectious disease
- dengue fever
Words that Rhyme with Dengue
Example sentences of the word dengue
1. Noun, singular or mass
Ecuador also has issues with dengue fever, tuberculosis and yellow fever.
2. Verb, base form
Mosquitoes in Fiji can carry dengue fever at any time of year, particularly during the rainy season.