Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


A large species of fierce rat in India, which infests the drains, &c.

The agu and fever iz a disorder that infests most new settlements.

But the creature that most infests these backwoods is the porcupine.

It infests the rabbit, and I have found it situated between the muscles of the loins.

A strongyle (Sclerostoma dispar) infests the lungs of the puma.

This infests the intestine, while D. megastomum is found in the stomach.

It infests the small intestines, and is found alike in the fox, wolf, and cheetah.

According to Rhind, the adult worm (P. tnioides) also infests the sheep.

It not only infests the common domestic and wild hog, but the peccaries and wart-hogs.

Carrier's mission is to "purge the political body of every evil that infests it."