toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

smallpox
used in True Believer by Sparks

only 1 use
(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
  • Thanksgiving, on the other hand, was good for the truth about the Pilgrims' lives, which wasn't only about friendly dinners with Native Americans, but instead included the Salem witch hunts, smallpox epidemics, and a nasty tendency toward incest.
    Chapter Two (23% in)

There are no more uses of "smallpox" in True Believer by Sparks.

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