Associations to the word «Infested»


INFEST, verb. To inhabit a place in unpleasantly large numbers
INFEST, verb. (pathology) (of a parasite) To invade a host plant or animal
INFEST, adjective. (obsolete) mischievous; hurtful; harassing

Dictionary definition

INFEST, verb. Invade in great numbers; "the roaches infested our kitchen".
INFEST, verb. Occupy in large numbers or live on a host; "the Kudzu plant infests much of the South and is spreading to the North".
INFEST, verb. Live on or in a host, as of parasites.

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca