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Translation of "infest" - English-Spanish dictionary

infest

verb   /ɪnˈfest/
(of animals and insects that carry disease) to cause a problem by being present in large numbers infestar The barn was infested with rats.584
infestation noun   /ˌɪn.fesˈteɪ.ʃən/
infestación, plaga a flea infestation an infestation of cockroaches/head lice584
(Definition of infest from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

infest

verb /inˈfest/
(of something bad) to swarm over and cover or fill infestar The dog was infested with fleas.
infestation /infe-/ noun
infestación, plaga an infestation of cockroaches.
(Definition of infest from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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