Definitions of blight

The word blight uses 6 letters:bghilt.

BLIGHT is playable in:

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Scrabble US12
Scrabble UK12

v. t. - To affect with blight; to blast; to prevent the growth and fertility of. 2

v. t. - Hence: To destroy the happiness of; to ruin; to mar essentially; to frustrate; as, to blight one's prospects. 2

v. i. - To be affected by blight; to blast; as, this vine never blights. 2

n. - Mildew; decay; anything nipping or blasting; -- applied as a general name to various injuries or diseases of plants, causing the whole or a part to wither, whether occasioned by insects, fungi, or atmospheric influences. 2

n. - The act of blighting, or the state of being blighted; a withering or mildewing, or a stoppage of growth in the whole or a part of a plant, etc. 2

n. - That which frustrates one's plans or withers one's hopes; that which impairs or destroys. 2

n. - A downy species of aphis, or plant louse, destructive to fruit trees, infesting both the roots and branches; -- also applied to several other injurious insects. 2

n. - A rashlike eruption on the human skin. 2