Examples of flu in a Sentence
He came down with a bad bout of the flu.
Recent Examples of flu from the Web
Anyone who’s had cold or flu symptoms should keep their distances, too.
The virus, thought to be transmitted to humans by ticks, causes fever, flu-like symptoms and a drop in the blood cells that fight infection and help with blood clotting.
And these seemed to cause no serious side effects, only mild issues including flu-like symptoms, injection site reactions, rashes, and fatigue.
Dr. Scott Rizzo, the medical director for BluePearl Speciality and Emergency Hospital in Louisville, said he’s seen at least seven confirmed and 10 to 15 probable cases of a canine flu known as H3N2.
Listerosis symtoms are flu-like, and can include fever, soreness, abdominal pain, and diarrhea.
One of the big things that’s hit us in the last six months is bird flu.
The flu season that just ended was a long one that peaked in February and was considered moderately severe.
There’s a new weapon taking shape in the war on flu, one of the globe’s most dangerous infectious diseases.
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Origin and Etymology of flu
First Known Use: 1839See Words from the same year
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Definition of flu for English Language Learners
: a common disease that is caused by a virus and that causes fever, weakness, body aches, and breathing problems
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