Definitions of blister

  1. To produce a blister or blisters upon; hurt, as by a blister; gall.
  2. To raise a blister or blisters upon.
  3. To give pain to, or to injure, as if by a blister.
  4. To cause such an eruption to come upon.
  5. To raise a blister.
  6. To raise blisters.
  7. To be affected with a blister or blisters; to have a blister form on.
  8. To rise in, or become covered with, such an eruption.
  9. To rise in blisters.
  10. scorch with words; " blistering criticism; whipping comments"
  11. To raise a blister; to apply a blistering plaster. See Blast.
  12. To raise blisters; to rise in blisters.
  13. subject to harsh criticism; " The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday"; " the professor scaled the students"; " your invectives scorched the community"
  14. A vesicle of the skin, containing watery matter or serum, whether occasioned by a burn or other injury, or by a vesicatory; a collection of serous fluid causing a bladderlike elevation of the cuticle.
  15. Any elevation made by the separation of the film or skin, as on plants; or by the swelling of the substance at the surface, as on steel.
  16. A vesicatory; a plaster of Spanish flies, or other matter, applied to raise a blister.
  17. A small, bladderlike cavity under the skin containing watery matter; any similar cavity; as, the blister raised by heat on painted surfaces; something put on the skin to produce an eruption.
  18. A thin bubble or bladder on the skin, containing watery matter: a pustule: a plaster applied to raise a blister.
  19. A bubble or vesicle on the skin; that which raises a blister.
  20. A thin vesicle on the skin; any substance used for blistering.
  21. A pustule or thin vesicle raised by some injury on the skin, containing watery matter or serum; a plaster to raise a blister; any similar rising on a surface.
  22. A thin white swelling on the skin, generally filled with watery fluid; the scales on iron or steel.
  23. A subcutaneous bubble or bladder filled with fluid; a plant disease.