Translation of "syphilis" - English-Spanish dictionary

syphilis

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈsɪf.ɪ.lɪs/ us

a disease caught during sexual activity with an infected person. Syphilis spreads slowly from the sex organs to all parts of the body and often results in death if not treated.

sífilis
syphilitic adjective /ˌsɪf.ɪˈlɪt.ɪk/ /-əˈlɪt̬-/

(Translation of “syphilis” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)