infest

/ɪnˈfɛst/

  • Verb
  • to be in or over (a place, an animal, etc.) in large numbers
    1. Lice infested his scalp.
    2. The area was infested with snakes/insects. [=there was a very large number of snake/insects in the area]
    3. The trees were infested by/with caterpillars.
    4. a neighborhood infested with crime
    5. shark-infested waters

Những từ liên quan với INFEST

overwhelm, press, infect, abound, flock, fill, ravage, assail, pester, defile, crawl, beset, penetrate, invade, pollute