Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. germicide

noun. ['ˈdʒɝːməˌsaɪd'] an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease.

Synonyms

  • cetrimide
  • agent
  • antimicrobic
  • antimicrobial
  • sodium hypochlorite

Antonyms

  • special agent
  • general agent
  • unhealthful

Etymology

  • -cide (English)
  • germ (English)
  • germe (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

Featured Games

Rhymes with Germicide

  • alcide
  • backside
  • bayside
  • bedside
  • blindside
  • broadside
  • brookside
  • burnside
  • cambridgeside
  • cityside
  • countryside
  • curbside
  • dioxide
  • dockside
  • downside
  • exide
  • fireside
  • fratricide
  • fungicide
  • garside

Sentences with germicide


1. Adjective
Aloe vera juice is an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and germicide that provides moisturizing to skin.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Vinegar is a germicide and a mild disinfectant, and it doesn't leave a residue.

Synonym.com