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Usage examples for infected

  1. I did think I heard a voice- but it must be fancy: your terrors, I suppose, have infected me." – The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
  2. Much relieved Katharina crept back to bed; but in the morning the worst had happened: Susannah could no longer leave her bed; she was feverish, and on her lips, the very lips which had kissed her child's infected hair, there were indeed, between her nose and mouth, the first terrible, unmistakable spots. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. You are infected also; not by Roman vices, but by Roman or Greek or Christian brooding over subtle questions. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  4. Philip could not agree with any heartiness; but presently the high spirits of the other two infected him, and he entered into the adventure with a growing zest. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  5. Lydia had taken her into an infected house. – The Children's Pilgrimage by L. T. Meade
  6. If we saw him coming along the 'High' we avoided him,- he had something of terror as well as admiration for us,- and though I was of his college and constantly thrown into association with him, I soon became infected with the general scare. – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli
  7. Back there in the shop, among other things, is my predecessor's fur coat, which- I am by no means complaining- infected me. – Atlantis by Gerhart Hauptmann
  8. If the infected were removed, why not mention it? – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  9. I may have been infected by the air of compassion, of scientific compassion, which prevailed in the place. – Spanish Prisoners of War From "Literature and Life" by William Dean Howells
  10. He was infected by Pelle's strength. – Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2 by Martin Anderson Nexo
  11. Thornton, infected by his friend's excitement, leaned forward in his chair. – The Man Who Rocked the Earth by Arthur Train Robert Williams Wood
  12. Even Dave became infected with it, for he was a loyal Navy man to the very core. – Dave Darrin's Fourth Year at Annapolis by H. Irving Hancock
  13. One in eight of those who become infected have not the resistive vitality to throw off the disease or the courage to face it and take such precautions as will prevent its advance. – Health Through Will Power by James J. Walsh
  14. What sign have we that even the disciples were infected with this spirit? – Training the Teacher by A. F. Schauffler Antoinette Abernethy Lamoreaux Martin G. Brumbaugh Marion Lawrance
  15. Who knows what infected place they may have come from? – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  16. He, infected with the gambler's fever of speculation, had not thought it worth while to " hedge"; it was to be all or nothing. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  17. Are you sorry I did not lay a decent stake, or have you been infected by Lane? – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss
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