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wart

 (wôrt)
n.
1.
a. A hard rough lump growing on the skin, caused by infection with certain viruses and occurring typically on the hands or feet.
b. A similar growth or protuberance, as on a plant.
2. A genital wart.
3.
a. One that resembles or is likened to a wart, especially in unattractiveness or smallness.
b. An imperfection; a flaw.
Idiom:
warts and all Slang
All defects and imperfections notwithstanding: They love each other, warts and all.

[Middle English, from Old English wearte.]

wart′ed, wart′y adj.

wart

(wɔːt)
n
1. (Pathology) pathol Also called: verruca any firm abnormal elevation of the skin caused by a virus
2. (Botany) botany a small rounded outgrowth
3. warts and all (warts-and-all when prenominal) with all blemishes evident; including the bad features or aspects
[Old English weart(e); related to Old High German warza, Old Norse varta]
ˈwarted adj
ˈwartˌlike adj
ˈwarty adj

wart

(wɔrt)

n.
1. a small, often hard growth in the skin, usu. caused by a papillomavirus.
2. any small protuberance, as on the surface of certain plants, the skin of certain animals, etc.
3. any unattractive detrimental feature or aspect: a profile of the man, warts and all.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English wearte]
wart•y, adj.

wart

(wôrt)
1. A small growth on the skin caused by a virus, occurring typically on the hands or feet.
2. A similar growth, as on a plant.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wart - any small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals)
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
excrescence, extrusion, gibbosity, gibbousness, hump, jut, bulge, protrusion, protuberance, swelling, bump, prominence - something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings; "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"
2.wart - an imperfection in someone or something that is suggestive of a wart (especially in smallness or unattractiveness)
imperfection, imperfectness - the state or an instance of being imperfect
3.wart - (pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus
blemish, mar, defect - a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"
common wart - a benign growth (often with a rough surface)
condyloma acuminatum, genital wart, venereal wart, verruca acuminata - a small benign wart on or around the genitals and anus
juvenile wart - a small benign growth on the faces of hands of children
plantar wart - a wart occurring on the sole of the foot; "pressure causes plantar warts to develop a painful callus around the soft center"
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
keratosis - a skin condition marked by an overgrowth of layers of horny skin

wart

noun growth, lump, tumour, carbuncle, protuberance, verruca, excrescence the virus which produces warts on the skin
Translations
ثُؤْلولثُؤْلُول
брадавица
bradavice
vorte
soolatüügas
syylä
bradavica
szemölcs
varta
いぼ
사마귀
verruca
karpa
kārpa
bradavica
bradavica
bradavicapupčica
vårta
mụn cóc

wart

[wɔːt] N (Med) → verruga f
warts and allcon todas sus imperfecciones

wart

[ˈwɔːrt] n (on skin)verrue f
to love sb warts and all → aimer qn avec tous ses petits défauts

wart

nWarze f; warts and all (hum inf)mit allen seinen/ihren etc Fehlern

wart

[wɔːt] n (Med) → porro, verruca

wart

(woːt) noun
a small hard growth on the skin. He has warts on his fingers.

wart

ثُؤْلُول bradavice vorte Warze κρεατοελιά verruga syylä verrue bradavica verruca いぼ 사마귀 wrat vorte brodawka verruga бородавка vårta ก้อนเล็กๆ ที่ขึ้นบนผิวหนัง เช่น ไฝหรือหูด siğil mụn cóc

wart

n. verruga. V.: verruca

wart

n verruga; genital — verruga genital; plantar — verruga plantar
References in classic literature ?
No, sir, you can bet he didn't, becuz he's the wartiest boy in this town; and he wouldn't have a wart on him if he'd knowed how to work spunk- water.
Then there was a man further along who had no eyes, and whose face was the color of a fly-blown beefsteak, and wrinkled and twisted like a lava-flow--and verily so tumbled and distorted were his features that no man could tell the wart that served him for a nose from his cheek-bones.
like this, for instance: 'That man is looking at me, and he has a wart on his forehead
When at last he was made fast and seemed quite helpless and beyond the faintest hope of succour, Rokoff's shrivelled wart of courage swelled to its usual proportions when danger was not present.
A PERSON with a Wart on His Nose met a Person Similarly Afflicted, and said:
She wore a starched white affair on her head, had a wart on one cheek, and silver-rimmed spectacles hung on the tip of her nose.
After dinner Benjy called attention to a wart which Tom had on the knuckles of his hand, and which the family doctor had been trying his skill on without success, and begged the farmer to charm it away.
There was a rotten wart of wood upon its forehead that seemed to indicate where the sails had been, but the whole was very indistinctly seen in the obscurity of the night.
It is, in fact, stated, that it was of enormous size, hooked in the middle, covered with warts, and of a mulberry colour like an egg-plant; it hung down two fingers' length below his mouth, and the size, the colour, the warts, and the bend of it, made his face so hideous, that Sancho, as he looked at him, began to tremble hand and foot like a child in convulsions, and he vowed in his heart to let himself be given two hundred buffets, sooner than be provoked to fight that monster.
These noses were made of bamboo, and were five, six, and even ten feet long, some straight, others curved, some ribboned, and some having imitation warts upon them.
Rumour had it that the future held no mysteries for her, and it was known that she could cure warts, bruised fingers, and even the botts by means of spells.
They are such an extraordinary shape, potatoes - all bumps and warts and hollows.