Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / influenza
FEEDBACK

influenza

See definition of influenza on Dictionary.com

synonyms for influenza

  • contagion
  • curse
  • epidemic
  • infection
  • infestation
  • invasion
  • outbreak
  • pandemic
  • scourge
  • affliction
  • hydra
  • pestilence
  • rash
  • ravage
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for influenza

MOST RELEVANT
  • advantage
  • good fortune
  • good luck
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Quiz Yourself On Sale Vs. Sell!
START THE QUIZ

How to use influenza in a sentence

It quickly published results of an early human test of a new mRNA influenza vaccine and would initiate a large series of clinical studies involving diseases including Zika.
THE NEXT ACT FOR MESSENGER RNA COULD BE BIGGER THAN COVID VACCINESDAVID ROTMANFEBRUARY 5, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The phenomenon is not only in the United States — worldwide, rates of influenza are nearly off-the-charts low.
HOW COVID-19 ENDED FLU SEASON BEFORE IT STARTEDMAGGIE KOERTH (MAGGIE.KOERTH-BAKER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)FEBRUARY 4, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In that month alone, influenza claimed the lives of nearly 200,000 Americans, roughly quadrupling the country’s combat deaths for the entire war period.
THE KEY TO COMBATING CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT CORONAVIRUS VACCINESCAMERON GIVENSFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Vaccinations for influenza, pertussis and polio, for example, can stop people from getting severely ill if infected, but those people could still be contagious.
WHAT DO COVID-19 VACCINES MEAN FOR DAILY LIFE IN THE MONTHS AHEAD?ERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJANUARY 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Coronaviruses, which generally show less seasonal variation than the influenza virus, tend to have a weak response to changing temperatures.
THE CORONAVIRUS IN WINTER MAY BE WORSE THAN SCIENTISTS THOUGHTMICHAEL J. CORENJANUARY 24, 2021QUARTZ
One study found that surgical masks protect the wearer from influenza virus in droplets and aerosols by an average of 80 percent.
WHEN ARE TWO MASKS BETTER THAN ONE FOR PREVENTING COVID-19?TARA SANTORAJANUARY 20, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
We also have not seen significant influenza or RSV on our wards in Colorado.
CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWNS HAVE QUASHED NEARLY ALL OTHER COMMON VIRUSES. BUT SCIENTISTS SAY A REBOUND IS COMING.DAN HURLEYJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some, like influenza, evolve quickly with thousands of mutations and distinct lineages, while others are more stable.
A FASTER-SPREADING COVID VARIANT PUTS A SPOTLIGHT ON THE U.S. VACCINE ROLLOUTMATTHEWHEIMERJANUARY 5, 2021FORTUNE
We could be walking around in the middle of summer with influenza viruses, but they’re not active.
THE MAN WHO SAW THE PANDEMIC COMING - ISSUE 94: EVOLVINGKEVIN BERGERDECEMBER 30, 2020NAUTILUS
It takes even the influenza virus five to seven years to become so different as to evade the vaccine entirely.
WITH TWO COVID-19 VACCINES AVAILABLE, THE CDC UPDATES ITS GUIDANCE ON WHO GETS THEM FIRSTSARA CHODOSHDECEMBER 22, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO INFLUENZA

  • affliction
  • contagion
  • curse
  • epidemic
  • hydra
  • infection
  • infestation
  • influenza
  • invasion
  • outbreak
  • pandemic
  • pestilence
  • rash
  • ravage
  • scourge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.