What is another word for ulcerated?

107 synonyms found


[ ˈʌlsəɹˌe͡ɪtɪd], [ ˈʌlsəɹˌe‍ɪtɪd], [ ˈʌ_l_s_ə_ɹ_ˌeɪ_t_ɪ_d]

The word "ulcerated" refers to a health condition where there is an area of skin or tissue that has broken down, exposing underlying tissues. There are a number of synonyms for "ulcerated" that can be used in medical terminology and in everyday language. Some of these synonyms include: sore, lesion, open wound, canker, bed sore, gangrene, abscess, carbuncle, and blister. Each of these words has its own specific connotations and usage, but they can all be used to describe an area of skin or tissue that has become damaged or infected. Whether you are describing a medical condition or writing about a personal experience, using a range of synonyms can help you express your meaning more precisely.

What are the opposite words for ulcerated?

Antonyms for the word "ulcerated" would include words like healthy, normal, unblemished or uninjured. Healthy would imply a state where there are no open sores or painful lesions on the skin or body. Normal refers to an expected state of being, without any complications or deviations. Unblemished would refer to the absence of any marks, spots or scars, whereas uninjured would pertain to a state where the skin or body has not been compromised or wounded in any way. These words are all antonyms to "ulcerated" in that they imply a completely different state of being that is opposite to having open and infected wounds.

What are the antonyms for Ulcerated?

Usage examples for Ulcerated

Here and there it is ulcerated; for man was not meant to lie perpetually on his back, but only to lie and sleep on it after a day of toil.
"The New Book Of Martyrs"
Georges Duhamel
The examination, conducted in the presence of seven medical men and others, proved that all the organs were sound except the ulcerated stomach; the liver was rather large, but showed no signs of disease; the heart, on the other hand, was rather under the normal size.
"The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)"
John Holland Rose
At the post-mortem examination a nest of seven stones, weighing four and a half ounces, was found in the left kidney, which was entirely ulcerated.
"Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright"
Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke

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