Definitions for "PLAGUE"
An acute malignant contagious fever, that often prevails in Egypt, Syria, and Turkey, and has at times visited the large cities of Europe with frightful mortality; hence, any pestilence; as, the great London plague.
A serious infectious disease spread to humans by fleas from rats and mice
infectious disease or epidemic from which many people die
That which smites, wounds, or troubles; a blow; a calamity; any afflictive evil or torment; a great trail or vexation.
To infest or afflict with disease, calamity, or natural evil of any kind.
any large scale calamity (especially when thought to be sent by God)
Keywords:  harass, vex, overworked, tease, harry
Fig.: To vex; to tease; to harass.
annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers"
Keywords:  malcom, guggenheim, rury, hbo, deadwood
"Plague" is the 6th episode of the HBO original series, Deadwood. It was the sixth episode of the first season. The episode was written by Malcom Mac Rury and was directed by Davis Guggenheim.
In ancient times a general punishment of the innocent for admonition of their ruler, as in the familiar instance of Pharaoh the Immune. The plague as we of to-day have the happiness to know it is merely Nature's fortuitous manifestation of her purposeless objectionableness.
Believed to be a suedo-magical sickness that causes violent delusions, mutilation, and ultimately death. As of yet, there is no widespread cure. Theoretically, it is contracted by the exchange of blood or other bodily fluids.
see Black Death
Plague is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics universe. She is a member of the group of sewer-dwelling mutants called the Morlocks.
Keywords:  damn, annoyance, children
an annoyance; "those children are a damn plague"
a formidable enemy, and is armed with terrors that every man is not sufficiently fortified to resist or prepared to stand the shock against
Keywords:  disobedience, lev, penalty
a penalty of disobedience Lev
a swarm of insects that attack plants; "a plague of grasshoppers"
scar in the nervous system caused by inflamation covering a large area.
cause to suffer a blight; "Too much rain may blight the garden with mold"
Keywords:  empty
Keywords:  phenomenon, brought, god, natural
a natural phenomenon, not brought about by God
An infection that effects a large number of people.