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pestilence

noun
 
 
/ˈpes.tɪ.lənts/ US  /-təl.ənts/
[C or U] formal any very serious infectious disease that spreads quickly and kills large numbers of people
瘟疫,疫病
Fevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
[S] a serious and growing problem
毒瘤,日益嚴重的問題
The report states that vandalism is a pestilence which must be stamped out.
該報告說明,惡意破壞行為是社會的毒瘤,必須剷除。
Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “pestilence”
in Spanish pestilencia, peste…
in French peste…
in German die Seuche…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘟疫,疫病, 社会毒瘤…
(Definition of pestilence from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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