Fester

Definition of Fester

Fes`ter
v. i.1.To generate pus; to become imflamed and suppurate; as, a sore or a wound festers.
[imp. & p. p. Festered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Festering.]
2.To be inflamed; to grow virulent, or malignant; to grow in intensity; to rankle.
v. t.1.To cause to fester or rankle.
n.1.A small sore which becomes inflamed and discharges corrupt matter; a pustule.
2.A festering or rankling.
The fester of the chain their necks.
- I. Taylor.

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