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See definition of infesting on Dictionary.com
  • as ininvade
  • as inplague
  • as inriddle
  • as inbeset
  • as inabound
  • as infrequent
  • as inhaunt
  • as inhaunt

synonyms for infesting

  • breach
  • infect
  • infest
  • loot
  • occupy
  • overrun
  • penetrate
  • pillage
  • plunder
  • raid
  • ravage
  • storm
  • violate
  • access
  • assail
  • assault
  • burglarize
  • crash
  • entrench
  • foray
  • infringe
  • interfere
  • maraud
  • meddle
  • overspread
  • permeate
  • pervade
  • trespass
  • burst in
  • descend upon
  • fall on
  • go in
  • inroad
  • make inroads
  • muscle in
  • overswarm
  • swarm over
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antonyms for infesting

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  • aid
  • assist
  • give
  • help
  • protect
  • receive
  • surrender
  • leave alone
  • yield
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    How to use infesting in a sentence

    The interval of peace was employed in repressing the invasions of the pirates who were infesting the Gulfs of Cambay and Cutch.
    LES PARSISD. MENANT
    We have found them also infesting the roots of the hollyhock (Alcea rosea).
    INSECT ARCHITECTUREJAMES RENNIE
    The grape leaf-hopper and the grape-vine flea-beetle are possibly the worst of the insects infesting the grapes about these lakes.
    THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
    You find yourself one to sneer at my friends, to stand and look at them and me as if we were vermin infesting your room!
    TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
    A singular parasite on grasses was found by Cesati in Italy, in 1850, infesting the glumes of Andropogon.
    FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
    The cavalry, while infesting a large extent of territory in the west, north and east, could not hold out against infantry.
    HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
    Sprayed several heads of wheat with the solution, and within three hours all the aphides infesting them were dead.
    SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 787, JANUARY 31, 1891VARIOUS
    There was the wide open West under its nose, and no Grant or Sherman infesting that void.
    RED MEN AND WHITEOWEN WISTER
    We heard Gaetano once say a good thing to a swarm of beggar-children, who were infesting us, "Are your fathers all dead?"
    PASSAGES FROM THE FRENCH AND ITALIAN NOTEBOOKS, VOLUME 1NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
    Eimer in 1870, for a Coccidian infesting the mouse, which was afterwards elevated by Schneider into a distinct genus Eimeria.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 5VARIOUS
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