Disease

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Disease->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disease
disease
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ illness
illness
sickness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ailing
ailing
&c.??? all the ills that flesh is heir to
=>(Hamlet)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ morbidity
morbidity
morbosity|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ infirmity
infirmity
ailment
indisposition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ complaint
complaint
disorder
malady
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ distemper
distemper
distemperature
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ visitation
visitation
attack
seizure
stroke
fit
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ delicacy
delicacy
loss of health
invalidation
cachexy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cachexia
cachexia
atrophy
marasmus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ indigestion
indigestion
dyspepsia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ decay
decay
&c.(deterioration) 659
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ decline
decline
consumption
palsy
paralysis
prostration
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ taint
taint
pollution
infection
sepsis
septicity
infestation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ epidemic
epidemic
pandemic
endemic
epizootic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ murrain
murrain
plague
pestilence
virus
pox
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sore
sore
ulcer
abscess
fester
boil
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ pimple
pimple
&c.(swelling) 250
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ carbuncle
carbuncle
gathering
imposthume
peccant humor
issue
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ rot
rot
canker
cold sore
fever sore
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ cancer
cancer
carcinoma
leukemia
neoplastic disease
malignancy
tumor
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ caries
caries
mortification
corruption
gangrene
sphacelus
sphacelation
leprosy
eruption
rash
breaking out
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ fever
fever
calenture
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ inflammation
inflammation
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ ague
ague
angina pectoris
appendicitis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ Asiatic cholera
Asiatic cholera
spasmodic cholera
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ biliary calculus
biliary calculus
kidney stone
black death
bubonic plague
pneumonic plague
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ blennorrhagia
blennorrhagia
blennorrhoea
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ blood poisoning
blood poisoning
bloodstroke
bloody flux
brash
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ breakbone fever
breakbone fever
dengue fever
malarial fever
Q-fever
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ heart attack
heart attack
cardiac arrest
cardiomyopathy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hardening of the arteries
hardening of the arteries
arteriosclerosis
atherosclerosis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ bronchocele
bronchocele
canker rash
cardialgia
carditis
endocarditis
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ cholera
cholera
asphyxia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ chlorosis
chlorosis
chorea
cynanche
dartre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ enanthem
enanthem
enanthema
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ erysipelas
erysipelas
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ exanthem
exanthem
exanthema
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ gallstone
gallstone
goiter
gonorrhea
green sickness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ grip
grip
grippe
influenza
flu
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hay fever
hay fever
heartburn
heaves
rupture
hernia
hemorrhoids
piles
herpes
itch
king's evil
lockjaw
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ measles
measles
mumps
polio
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ necrosis
necrosis
pertussis
phthisis
pneumonia
psora
pyaemia
pyrosis
quinsy
rachitis
ringworm
rubeola
St
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Vitus's dance
Vitus's dance
scabies
scarlatina
scarlet fever
scrofula
seasickness
struma
syntexis
tetanus
tetter
tonsilitis
tonsillitis
tracheocele
trachoma
trismus
varicella
varicosis
variola
water qualm
whooping cough
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ yellow fever
yellow fever
yellow jack
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ fatal disease
fatal disease
&c.(hopeless) 859
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ dangerous illness
dangerous illness
galloping consumption
churchyard cough
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ general breaking up
general breaking up
break up of the system
=>(Disease of mind)
GRP: \\ N \\ Disease of mind
Sgm: \\ N \\ Disease of mind \\ idiocy
idiocy
&c. 499
Sgm: \\ N \\ Disease of mind \\ insanity
insanity
&c. 503
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ martyr to disease
martyr to disease
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ cripple
cripple
=> the halt the lame and the blind
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ the halt the lame and the blind
the halt the lame and the blind
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ valetudinary
valetudinary
valetudinarian
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ invalid
invalid
patient
case
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ sickroom
sickroom
sick-chamber
=>(Science of disease)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of disease
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of disease \\ pathology
pathology
etiology
nosology
=>(Veterinary)
GRP: \\ N \\ Veterinary
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ anthrax
anthrax
bighead
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ blackleg
blackleg
blackquarter
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ cattle plague
cattle plague
glanders
mange
scrapie
milk sickness
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ heartworm
heartworm
feline leukemia
roundworms
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ quarter-evil
quarter-evil
quarter-ill
Sgm: \\ N \\ Veterinary \\ rinderpest
rinderpest
PARAG:Disease->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be ill
be ill
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ail
ail
suffer
labor under
be affected with
complain of
have
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ droop
droop
flag
languish
halt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ sicken
sicken
peak
pine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gasp
gasp
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ keep one's bed
keep one's bed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ feign sickness
feign sickness
&c.(falsehood) 544
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ lay by
lay by
lay up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ take a disease
take a disease
catch a disease
&c.->N.
catch an infection
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ break out
break out
PARAG:Disease->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ diseased
diseased
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ailing
ailing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ill
ill
ill of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ taken ill
taken ill
seized with
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ indisposed
indisposed
unwell
sick
squeamish
poorly
seedy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ affected with illness
affected with illness
afflicted with illness
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ laid up
laid up
confined
bedridden
invalided
in hospital
on the sick list
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ out of health
out of health
out of sorts
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ under the weather
under the weather
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ valetudinary
valetudinary
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unsound
unsound
unhealthy
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ sickly
sickly
morbose
healthless
infirm
chlorotic
unbraced
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ drooping
drooping
flagging
lame
crippled
halting
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ morbid
morbid
tainted
vitiated
peccant
contaminated
poisoned
tabid
mangy
leprous
cankered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ rotten
rotten
rotten to the core
rotten at the core
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ withered
withered
palsied
paralytic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ dyspeptic
dyspeptic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ luetic
luetic
pneumonic
pulmonic
phthisic
rachitic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ syntectic
syntectic
syntectical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ tabetic
tabetic
varicose
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ touched in the wind
touched in the wind
broken-winded
spavined
gasping
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ hors de combat
hors de combat
&c.(useless) 645
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ weakly
weakly
weakened
&c.(weak) 160
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ decrepit
decrepit
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ decayed
decayed
&c.(deteriorated) 659
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ incurable
incurable
&c.(hopeless) 859
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in declining health
in declining health
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ cranky
cranky
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in a bad way
in a bad way
in danger
prostrate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ moribund
moribund
&c.(death) 360
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 7
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ morbific
morbific
&c. 657
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ epidemic
epidemic
endemic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 7 \\ zymotic
zymotic

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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