toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

diagnose
used in Misery

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
determine or identify the nature of a problem or an illness
  • Billford had diagnosed the fatal malady as a heart attack, although the girl was very young — only eighteen — and had seemed in the pink of health.
    Part 2 — Misery (29% in)
  • Old Shinny had been clearly puzzled as well, but in the end he had concurred with the diagnosis.
    Part 2 — Misery (29% in)
  • Dr. Billford, shaken to within an inch of sanity himself, diagnosed catalepsy.
    Part 2 — Misery (30% in)

There are no more uses of "diagnose" in Misery.

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