Impest

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Impest To affict with pestilence; to infect, as with plague.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • impest To fill with pestilence; infect.
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Usage

In literature:

The republican New World is no less impested with servility than the monarchial Old.
"The Shadow On The Dial, and Other Essays" by Ambrose Bierce
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