Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

Diseases affecting plants - thesaurus

Related words

blight

noun

a serious disease affecting plants and crops

canker

noun

a disease that affects trees and plants

disease

noun

a condition like an illness that affects plants

Dutch elm disease

noun

a serious disease that kills elm trees

oak apple

noun

a lump on an oak tree caused by young insects

rust

noun

a disease that affects the leaves of some plants

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

BuzzWord Article

Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

add a word

Blog

A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog
Macmillan learn live love play