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epidemic

noun

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1 as in pandemic

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2 as in explosion, eruption

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epidemic

adjective

Synonyms of epidemic (Entry 2 of 2)

exciting a similar feeling or reaction in others
  • the little girl's giggles were epidemic, and soon the entire gathering was laughing

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The first known use of epidemic was in 1603

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“Epidemic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/epidemic. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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