Definition of Pestilence


  • a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of
    "racism is a pestilence at the heart of the nation"
    "according to him, I was the canker in their midst"
  • any epidemic disease with a high death rate
  • a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal
    - pestis
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Unscramble pestilence

489 unscramble word found using the letters pestilence.

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