venereal disease, VD, venereal infection, social disease, Cupid's itch, Cupid's disease, Venus's curse, dose, sexually transmitted disease, STD(noun)
a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
Any of several contagious diseases, such as syphilis and gonorrhea, contracted through sexual intercourse.
Our Hidden Enemy: Veneral Disease was an award winning public service announcement on KOAC radio in 1942.
The numerical value of venereal disease in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of venereal disease in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Morality is a venereal disease. Its primary stage is called virtue; its secondary stage, boredom; its tertiary stage, syphilis.
In the 1940s a survey listed the top seven discipline problems in public schools talking, chewing gum, making noise, running in the halls, getting out of turn in line, wearing improper clothes, not putting paper in wastebaskets. A 1980s survey lists these top seven drug abuse, alcohol abuse, pregnancy, suicide, rape, robbery, assault. (Arson, gang warfare and venereal disease are also-rans.)
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- αφροδίσιο νόσημαGreek
- venerea malsanoEsperanto
- enfermedad venéreaSpanish
- maladie vénérienneFrench
- galar véinéireachIrish
- galar-drùisealachdScottish Gaelic
- kynsjúkdómur, samræðissjúkdómurIcelandic
- malattia venereaItalian
- 性病, 花柳病Japanese
- 性病, 화류병, 성병, 花柳病Korean
- venerinė ligaLithuanian
- pakiwhara, paipaiMāori
- aaʼadiniihNavajo, Navaho
- choroba wenerycznaPolish
- doença venéreaPortuguese
- венерическая болезнь, венерическое заболеваниеRussian
- sexuellt överförbar sjukdom, venerisk sjukdom, könssjukdomSwedish
- zührevi hastalıkTurkish
- bệnh hoa liễu, 病花柳Vietnamese
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