Definition of 'infest'
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My house has been infested by fleas. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The eradication plan follows a pilot project last year which saw the removal of rats from a tenth of the infested area. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then I get here only to find that the place is infested with humans. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Used Occasionally. infest is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'infest'
British English: infest VERB
When creatures such as insects or rats infest plants or a place, they are present in large numbers and cause damage.
...pests like aphids which infest cereal crops.
Definition of infest from the Collins English Dictionary
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