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1. infectious

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈfɛkʃəs'] caused by infection or capable of causing infection.

Synonyms

  • infected
  • septic

Antonyms

  • uncommunicative
  • healthful
  • germfree

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Words that Rhyme with Infectious

  • ambitious
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  • efficacious
  • expeditious
  • facetious
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Example sentences of the word infectious


1. Adjective
Equine infectious anemia also may be referred to as swamp fever or horse malaria.

Quotes containing the word infectious


1. Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy.
- Sai Baba

2. Her lips full and inviting, she has an infectious laugh and glassy cackle in her eyes, and a 2000 volt sexual charisma that beckons me like a fluff girl on scuffed knees.
- Brett Tate

2. infectious

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈfɛkʃəs'] easily spread; children catch it from their elders"- Bertrand Russell.

Synonyms

  • contaminating
  • transmissible
  • corrupting
  • contractable
  • communicable
  • catching
  • transmittable

Antonyms

  • clean
  • noninheritable
  • innocuous
  • unseductive
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