English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'pimple'

(noun) 
Definition
a small swollen infected spot on the skin
His face was covered with pimples.
Synonyms
spot
Never squeeze blackheads, spots or pimples.
,
boil
a boil on his nose
, ,
pustule
She had a large number of little pimples and pustules on her face.
,
zit (slang)
,
papule (pathology)
,
plook (Scottish)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of boil
Definition
a red painful swelling with a hard pus-filled core caused by infection of the skin
a boil on his nose
Synonyms
gathering (informal),
blain,
carbuncle,
furuncle
in the sense of pustule
Definition
a small inflamed raised area of skin containing pus
She had a large number of little pimples and pustules on her face.
Synonyms
gathering (informal),
zit (slang)

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