Video: pronunciation of 'infectious'
The highly infectious disease was thought to have been virtually wiped out here by the vaccine. The Sun (2016)Equally foreign to these parts are his sideline antics and infectious enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His enthusiasm is utterly infectious. Times, Sunday Times (2016)LONDON Zoo has shut down its bird enclosures amid fears they could catch a highly infectious strain of avian flu. The Sun (2016)He was a warm, big-hearted man with an infectious laugh and a smile that would light up the room. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's good the enthusiasm is infectious as the overly polished, shallow action misses the point and rings hollow. The Sun (2017)We have forgotten how important enforced isolation is in the control of infectious disease. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is highly infectious and is lethal in more than half of all cases. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They love being with him and bathing themselves in his sense of fun and that infectious laugh. CELEBRATING SECOMBE: A Tribute to Sir Harry Secombe (2002)These all flourish as a result of his infectious enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We will miss both her and her infectious smile. The Sun (2007)You find fun in the unlikeliest of places and your laughter is infectious. The Sun (2015)It is also proof that enthusiasm is a highly infectious disease. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She is hilarious with such an infectious laugh. The Sun (2013)His enthusiasm is infectious and while verging on the evangelical he is no maverick loner. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She had an enigmatic smile and an infectious giggle. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Poor sanitation always leads to the spread of disease and to deaths from infectious diseases. EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER: A Journey Through the Science of Feelings (2005)Her infectious laugh was guaranteed to brighten your day. The Sun (2011)He tells them this with laughter and infectious enthusiasm. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He gives one of his infectious laughs and shrugs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He had an easy charm and an infectious enthusiasm for people and places. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His brother officers loved him dearly and we will remember him for his infectious smile and wicked sense of humour. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Protection zones were set up and cattle culled within hours as a precaution after displaying symptoms of the highly infectious disease. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Then she bursts into infectious laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is highly infectious and is spread when an infected person coughs and sheds the bacteria which is then inhaled by another. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Our world will be a bleaker place without him, his infectious laughter and fantastic sense of humour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It's like an infectious disease they've all caught. The Glasgow Girls (1994)Think how infectious laughter is - no matter that you "know not why "- it is a subconscious reaction to humour. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， infectious 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: infectious /ɪnˈfɛkʃəs/ ADJECTIVE
If you have an infectious disease, people near you can catch it from you.
...infectious diseases such as measles.
- 美式英语: infectious
- 阿拉伯语: مُعِدٌ
- 巴西葡萄牙语: infeccioso
- 简体中文: 有传染性的
- 克罗地亚语: zarazan
- 捷克语: infekční
- 丹麦语: smitsom
- 荷兰语: besmettelijk
- 欧洲西班牙语: infeccioso
- 芬兰语: tarttuva
- 法语: infectieux
- 德语: ansteckend
- 希腊语: μολυσματικός
- 意大利语: infettivo
- 日语: 感染性の
- 韩语: 전염성인
- 挪威语: smittsom
- 波兰语: zakaźny
- 欧洲葡萄牙语: infecioso
- 罗马尼亚语: infecțios
- 俄语: инфекционный
- 西班牙语: infeccioso
- 瑞典语: smittsam
- 泰语: ติดเชื้อ
- 土耳其语: bulaşıcı
- 乌克兰语: інфекційний
- 越南语: lây nhiễm
infectious 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
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
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!
Rainbow Tree, Asymmetric Wreath, and Period Poverty: November’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this November with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.