What does FLU mean?

Definitions for FLUflu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. influenza, flu, grippe(noun)

    an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease


  1. flu(Noun)


  2. flu(Noun)

    Common cold.

  3. Origin: A shortening of influenza.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'FLU' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4168


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of FLU in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of FLU in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Angela Lynch:

    After three days it was like I woke up from a 5-year flu.

  2. Mike Medwin:

    Please implore other parents to not take the flu lightly whatsoever.

  3. Hossam Abdel Ghaffar:

    We thought it was bird flu, but she tested positive for the H1N1 flu instead.

  4. Irene Eckstrand:

    If we had another flu pandemic we would be fairly well set to run models quickly.

  5. Charlie Capalbo:

    Back when we played Darien( on Feb. 6), I was 95 percent sure that I had the flu.

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