Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

Synonyms for rot

Synonyms for rot

Synonyms for rot

a state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor

(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action

unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)

break down

References in periodicals archive ?
Once suspicions of Alabama Rot were raised, Pearl was moved for more specialist treatment at Wear Referrals in Bradbury.
At that point we knew there was a possibility it could have been Alabama rot, but until we had confirmation, we didn't want to tell anyone.
Any money remaining will be donated to Dr Macdonald's research into Alabama rot.
Although sour rot occurs sporadically, it has been reported worldwide where and when conditions for the disease are favorable.
We are devastated to have lost him, but now we just want our story to help make other dog owners aware of Alabama Rot.
However, it's encouraging to see so many people from different organisations and fields of science coming together to find out more about Alabama Rot, and hopefully find the cause.
So I strongly encourage growers not to lose confidence in their management strategies even if they noticed low levels of crown rot this year.
The second factor had eight maize hybrids divided into two groups according to their reaction to the causative fungus of the grain rot complex: tolerant (AG 9045PRO, AG 8041PRO, DKB 245PRO2, and 2B707PW) and susceptible (P 32R48H, DKB 390PRO, P 30F53H, and P 30R50H).
Alabama Rot was first identified amongst greyhounds in the state of Alabama in the 1980s.
Grape rot fungus costs the global wine industry millions each year.
The present study aims to identify Pectobacterium carotovorum, known as one of the most common soft rot causative agents using classical and molecular methods.
During its main growing season, pointed gourd encounters several fungal diseases like downy mildew (Pseudoperonospora cubensis), fruit and vine rot (Phytophthora melonis (previously referred as P cinnamomi), stem rot (Sclerotium rolfsii), anthracnose (Colletotrichum capsici), fruit rot (Pythium aphanidermatum), net blight (Rhizoctonia solani) (Saha et al.
Liberally apply Ronseal High Performance Wet Rot Wood Hardener (from PS7 for 250ml, B&Q) to make the remaining wood rock hard, then fill with a good exterior wood filler, such as Ronseal High Performance Wood Filler (from PS7 for 275g, B&Q), which is designed to rebuild rotten wood.
Growers control frosty pod rot by planting cacao tree cultivars that can tolerate the disease.