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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.
a. One that resembles or is likened to a wart, especially in unattractiveness or smallness.
b. An imperfection; a flaw.
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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
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.
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|Noun||1.||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)|
|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
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noun growth, lump, tumour, carbuncle, protuberance, verruca, excrescence the virus which produces warts on the skin
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
wart[ˈwɔːrt] n (on skin) → verrue f
to love sb warts and all → aimer qn avec tous ses petits défauts
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Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a small hard growth on the skin. He has warts on his fingers. vrat ثُؤْلول брадавица verruga bradavice die Warze vorte ρόζος, εξόγκωμαverruga soolatüügas زگيل syylä verrueיבלת मस्सा bradavica szemölcs kutil varta verruca いぼ 혹, 사마귀 karpa kārpa ketuat, kutil wratvortebrodawkaverruga neg бородавка bradavica bradavica uzraslina vårta ไฝ; หูด siğil 肉疣 бородавка جلد پر بن جانے والا مسا hột cơm 肉赘
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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 疣
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
n. verruga. V.: verruca
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
wartn verruga; genital — verruga genital; plantar — verruga plantar
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.