plague Pest


plague = Pest

Pronunciation =  plague

Pronunciation in German = Pest

plague in German: Pest

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal 

Definition in German: eine schwere (manchmal tödliche) Infektion von Nagetieren, die durch Yersinia pestis verursacht und durch den Biss eines Flohs, der ein infiziertes Tier gebissen hat, versehentlich auf den Menschen übertragen wird

Examples in English:

  • Rats can spread the plague, typhus and food poisoning

Examples in German:

  • Ratten können Pest, Typhus und Lebensmittelvergiftungen verbreiten

Synonyms of plague

Synonyms in German Seuche
Synonyms in English epidemic disease,

Antonyms of plague

Antonyms in German NA
Antonyms in English NA

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