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Fester

Definition of the noun fester

What does fester mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: festers

  1. a sore that has become inflamed and formed pus
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of fester: suppurating sore
    • more generic word: sore = an open skin infection

Definition of the verb fester

What does fester mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: festered | festering | festers

  1. ripen and generate pus

Alternative definition of the verb fester

verb

  1. To become septic; to become rotten.
  2. To worsen, especially due to lack of attention.

Group

Fester is a musical group.

  • albums: "Silence", "Winter of Sin", "A Celebration Of Death"

Music

  1. "Fester" is a musical single of Dutch Uncles.
    • released on
  2. "Fester" is a musical EP of Rome.
    • released on

Characters

  1. Fester is a fictional character from the 1981 anime TV series Fang of the Sun Dougram.
    • also known as Festo Bronco, Fester Bronco
  2. Fester is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Uncle Fester.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Fester

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Google previewMetropolitan (1921)

THE QBOND FESTER IS THE STANDARD OF THE WORLD A List of the Countries in which the ROLLER-SMITH BOND TESTER is used would read like the index page of an Atlas of the World. Front View of Instrument Bond Tester in Use, and ...

Google previewColor by Number (2013)

Understanding Racism Through Facts and Stats on Children by Art Munin

Leaving health issues to fester is a dangerous practice as it “can adversely affect health status and functioning in the near and long term. For example, untreated physical, psychological, and behavioral problems put children at risk for ...

Google previewLessons I've Learned (2016)

by Davina McCall

Letting something fester is the worst, worst thing. Get rid of it.

Google previewUPSC, IAS Mains General Studies Solved Papers (2005-2015)

by Editorial Board

Whether banning a political party is a healthy act for a democracy or just drives it underground to fester is a subject that's worth debating but as Sikri points out Jamaat is facing a ban not because of its religious ideology per se but because its ...

Google previewContested Etymologies in the Dictionary of the Rev. W. W. Skeat (1882)

by Hensleigh Wedgwood

FESTER, To. — Skeat quotes from Lye "Festered, fostered, nutritus," and adds, " It is quite possible ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Vitamins and Pharmacochemistry (2006)

by Henry Philippsborn

d Festkörper m; fester Körper m f corps m solide p corpo m sólido 5716 solid compound (Prod.) (Pharmaceutical chemistry; substance property.) d Festkörperverbindung f f composém solide p composto m sólido 5717 solid content (Prod.) ...

Google previewKritisch-etymologisches Wörterbuch der magyarischen Sprache, etc. (Magyaricae linguae lexicon critico-etymologicum, etc.). (1833)

by Gergely DANKOVSZKY

condensari, fester werden, Inde: tuhasztani, condensare, fester, steifer machen. Tuhulni, condensari, fester, steifer werden. Такта, tukmálni vide шита, ...

Google previewPocket Oxford English Dictionary (2013)

by Maurice Waite

become worse: tensions began to fester between Rose and Nick. – origin Old French festrir. festival n. 1 a day or period of celebration. 2 an organized series of concerts, films, or talks. – origin Latin festa 'feast'. festive adj. relating to a period ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1999)

by John Clute, John Grant

Jackie Coogan (Uncle Fester), Carolyn Jones (Morticia Frump Addams/Ophelia Frump), Lisa Loring ( Wednesday ...

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Fester Meaning

Video shows what fester means. To become septic; to become rotten.. To worsen, especially due to lack of attention.. To cause to fester or rankle.. Fester ...

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Quotes about Fester

A bad act done will fester and create in its own way. It's not only goodness that creates. Bad things create. They have their own yeast. (Dennis Potter)
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Scrabble value of F4E1S1T1E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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