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Another word for blight

  1. To spoil or destroy

      1. To seize and pinch or bite:
      2. To remove or sever by pinching or snipping:
      3. To bite or sting with the cold; chill.
      1. To move with haste; rush:
      2. To strike violently; smash:
      3. To break or smash by striking violently:
      1. A very strong gust of wind or air.
      2. The effect of such a gust.
      3. A forcible stream of air, gas, or steam from an opening, especially one in a blast furnace to aid combustion.
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Another word for blight

      1. A source of widespread dreadful affliction and devastation such as that caused by pestilence or war.
      2. A means of inflicting severe suffering, vengeance, or punishment.
      3. A small whip used to inflict punishment.
      1. Any of various fungi or oomycetes that form a superficial, usually whitish growth on plants and various organic materials.
      2. A plant disease caused by such organisms.
      3. A superficial coating or discoloration of organic materials, such as cloth, paper, or leather, caused by fungi, especially under damp conditions.
      1. Tending to overwhelm or destroy; devastating:
      1. An abnormal condition of a part, organ, or system of an organism resulting from various causes, such as infection, inflammation, environmental factors, or genetic defect, and characterized by an identifiable group of signs, symptoms, or both.
      2. A condition or tendency, as of society, regarded as abnormal and harmful.
      3. Lack of ease; trouble.
      1. The state of being physically destroyed, collapsed, or decayed:
      2. The state of being extensively harmed or damaged:
      3. Poverty of bankruptcy:
      1. To impair or destroy the value or quality of; ruin:
      2. To harm the character of (a child) by overindulgence or leniency.
      3. To plunder; despoil.
      1. Destruction or a loss in value, usefulness, or ability resulting from an action or event.
      2. Money required to be paid as compensation for an injury or wrong.
      3. Cost; price:
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