toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

smallpox
used in Arrowsmith

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a highly contagious viral disease characterized by fever and weakness and skin eruption with pustules that form scabs that slough off leaving scars
  • I was saying to the old woman just the other day, when she had an ear-ache, 'Ain't got smallpox, have yuh, Bess!'
    Chapter 18 (85% in)
  • I'm real sorry you're going to leave us...... Well, come back some day and we'll take a shot at the ducks, and have a good laugh about that bull you made over the smallpox.
    Chapter 18 (85% in)

There are no more uses of "smallpox" in Arrowsmith.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticleWebMD ArticlePictures — Google Images®