Use device theme  
Dark theme
Light theme

What is another word for festered?

Need synonyms for festered? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Past tense for to become septic (and typically ooze pus)
“People generally try to avoid brown recluse spiders because their bites fester into painful sores.”
Past tense for to decompose or break down, especially biologically
more ❯
“An old half-cooked steak was allowed to fester under the gray carpet.”
(of a feeling or problem) Past tense for to become worse or more intense
more ❯
“It is cheaper to find and treat the cause, rather than to allow the problem to fester with our support and unwitting encouragement.”
Past tense for to feel or cause annoyance or aggravation to
more ❯
“He frowned in consternation, as the thought that he was being self-pitying and needlessly suspicious began to fester him.”
Past tense for burn, simmer
(of water or air) Past tense for to cease to flow or move
Past tense for to ooze, or pass slowly through pores or other small openings
Past tense for to agitate, or cause unrest or excitement in
Past tense for to tarnish with something undesirable
Past tense for to cause persistent distress or anxiety
Sore from infection or sepsis
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Apps More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2023