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Origin of thrush1
OTHER WORDS FROM thrushthrushlike, adjective
Words nearby thrush
Definition for thrush (2 of 2)
Origin of thrush2
Example sentences from the Web for thrush
Its authors speculate that kombucha “may be very healthful” in combating yeast infections, thrush, and other forms of candidiasis.Is Celebrity Favorite Kombucha Really a Health and Anti-Aging Cure?|Anneli Rufus|February 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Before she had waited for green leaves and anemones, and the song of the thrush and the cuckoo.From a Swedish Homestead|Selma Lagerlf
Presently a thrush began to sing hard by, and with a little stretch and a sleepy sigh Tamara opened her big blue eyes.Cornwall's Wonderland|Mabel Quiller-Couch
Parasitic oesophagitis occurs as an extension of parasitic stomatitis or thrush.
British Dictionary definitions for thrush (1 of 2)
Word Origin for thrush
British Dictionary definitions for thrush (2 of 2)
- a fungal disease of the mouth, esp of infants, and the genitals, characterized by the formation of whitish spots and caused by infection with the fungus Candida albicans
- another word for sprue 1