English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'pustule'

(noun) 
Definition
a small inflamed raised area of skin containing pus
She had a large number of little pimples and pustules on her face.
Synonyms
boil
a boil on his nose
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spot
Never squeeze blackheads, spots or pimples.
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gathering (informal)
,
blister
The first sign of a blister is itching in the infected area.
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ulcer
In addition to headaches, you may develop stomach ulcers.
, ,
pimple
His face was covered with pimples.
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abscess
In the case of an abscess, seek medical treatment immediately.
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zit (slang)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of abscess
Definition
a swelling containing pus as a result of inflammation
In the case of an abscess, seek medical treatment immediately.
Synonyms
gathering (informal),
whitlow,
blain,
carbuncle,
bubo,
furuncle,
gumboil,
parulis
in the sense of blister
Definition
a small bubble on the skin filled with a watery fluid
The first sign of a blister is itching in the infected area.
Synonyms
wen,
blain,
carbuncle,
bleb,
furuncle
in the sense of gathering
Synonyms

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