Definitions For Festering


  • A fluid product of inflammation
  • (medicine) the formation of morbific matter in an abscess or a vesicle and the discharge of pus
  • To become painful and infected
  • To become worse as time passes

Is Festering a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Festering is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Festering in a Sentence

  • Pus oozed out of the fester
  • His wounds festered for days before he got medical attention.
  • His feelings of resentment have festered for years.
  • We should deal with these problems now instead of allowing them to fester.

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