Noun(1) a sore that has become inflamed and formed pus
Verb(1) ripen and generate pus
(1) remand prisoners are left to fester in our jails while they wait for trial(2) The threat may ultimately have less to do with competitive fire than with a readiness to let resentments fester and anger flare without feeling any need to bridle emotions or discipline his temper.(3) But why has the Lebanese government let this problem fester ?(4) If you allow a small sore like this to fester , it could become a major malady.(5) Stomach wounds fester and kill slowly if they don't kill quickly.(6) Sinclair's likely departure will raise further questions about how last week's shake-up was handled and what long-term dissatisfaction may fester among others who lost out.(7) People generally try to avoid brown recluse spiders because their bites fester into painful sores.(8) I think I am going to let the problem fester until then.(9) Without freedom of the press, such problems will only fester , and that is not in the long-term interest of the United States.(10) Otherwise, new injuries will continue to be inflicted everyday, while the old wounds fester .(11) A priest saw him right away, and the wounds did not fester .(12) Musket balls tear through their flesh; gaping wounds ooze and fester .(13) In fact the evidence hints that they are as coolly fuzzy as ever, bands like this don't go away they just fester and get better in the process.(14) Fears about festering bags of rubbish behind the store and an increase in traffic in the quiet cul-de-sac are the main reasons for the objection.(15) Despite these benefits, numerous problems festered beneath the surface.(16) Something had bitten him in the leg, and the wound had festered - it had opened up all the way to the bone.
(1) fester :: sweer
1. suppurate ::
2. rot ::
3. rankle ::
Different Formsfester, festered, festering, festers
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