verb (used without object), sup·pu·rat·ed, sup·pu·rat·ing.
Words nearby suppurate
Origin of suppurate
OTHER WORDS FROM suppurateun·sup·pu·rat·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for suppurating
In septic infection the tissues themselves are suppurating, and both bacteria and toxins are absorbed by the lymphatics.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
Before operating, any infective condition, such as a suppurating corn or bursa, must be corrected.
At this time there was a large hernia cerebri at the anterior wound which was suppurating.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900|George Henry Makins
The suppurating corn, as the name indicates, is a corn in which the inflammatory changes are complicated by the presence of pus.
Following his system, we shall recognise three forms: Dry, moist, suppurating.