English

Definition of 'diseased'

See related content

Synonyms of "diseased"
Synonyms of "diseased"
French Translation of "diseased"
French Translation of "diseased"
Translator
Translator
Pronunciation Playlists
Pronunciation Playlists
Word of the day : vuvuzela
Word of the day : vuvuzela
Spanish Translation of "diseased"
Spanish Translation of "diseased"
NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar
Collins English Dictionary apps
Collins English Dictionary apps

Video: pronunciation of 'diseased'

Example sentences containing 'diseased'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Her work today focuses on coaxing stem cells to replace diseased lung tissue. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Established apples and pears can have dead and diseased wood cut out. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Cut out anything dead or diseased. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The production design places us squarely within the twisted, darkest corners of a diseased mind. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Remove dead, diseased or rubbing branches first. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Look for dead, diseased or dying wood. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The aim is first to remove anything dead or diseased, making clean cuts close to the main stem. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Remove really old stems and any dead, dying, diseased or damaged wood. The Sun (2011)Always cut to a strong bud, removing any dead, diseased or damaged wood first. The Sun (2006)Remove weak, dead and diseased wood, as well as branches that cross over each other. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Always cut out dead, diseased or rubbing stems first and see what you're left with. Times, Sunday Times (2015)What is cut away is not diseased, but the healthy growth that bore last year's harvest. Christianity Today (2000)Then cut out any old, unproductive branches and damaged, diseased or crossing stems to let air through. The Sun (2010)

Synonyms of 'diseased'

Trends of 'diseased'

In Common Usage. diseased is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

View usage over:

Translations for 'diseased'

British English: diseased ADJECTIVE
Something that is diseased is affected by a disease.
The arteries are diseased and a transplant is the only hope.
  • American English: diseased
  • Brazilian Portuguese: doente
  • Chinese: 患病的
  • European Spanish: enfermo
  • French: malade
  • German: krank
  • Italian: malato
  • Japanese: 病気にかかった
  • Korean: 병에 걸린
  • European Portuguese: doente
  • Spanish: enfermo

Related Terms of 'diseased'

Source

Definition of diseased from the Collins English Dictionary
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Life on the edge
The desire to push the boundaries has been a motivator in many a daring expedition, testing the human spirit and physical abilities to the utmost. Indulge your adventurous spirit by exploring some associated ‘extreme’ vocabulary. Will you have the survival skills to master our quiz?
Read more
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
Read more
Collins English Dictionary Apps
Download our English Dictionary apps - available for both iOS and Android.
Read more
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Read more
Word lists
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Read more
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Read more
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
Read more
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access