What is the difference between infect and wabbit?

infect | wabbit |


As adjectives the difference between infect and wabbit

is that infect is (obsolete) infected while wabbit is (scotland) exhausted, tired.

As a verb infect

is to bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).

As a noun wabbit is

(humorous|childish|eye-dialect) rabbit or wabbit can be (computing) a self-replicating program that (unlike a virus or worm) does not infect host programs or documents and remains on the local computer rather than spreading across networks of computers.

infect

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To bring into contact with a substance that causes illness (a pathogen).
  • * {{quote-magazine, year=2013, month=May-June, author= Katie L. Burke
  • , title= In the News , volume=101, issue=3, page=193, magazine=(American Scientist) , passage=Bats host many high-profile viruses that can infect humans, including severe acute respiratory syndrome and Ebola.}}
  • To make somebody enthusiastic about one's own passion.
  • Antonyms

    * disinfect

    Derived terms

    * infection * infectible

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (obsolete) Infected.
  • * 1602 , , I. iii. 187:
  • And in the imitation of these twain, / Who, as Ulysses says, opinion crowns / With an imperial voice, many are infect .
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    wabbit

    English

    Etymology 1

    (etyl) wabbit, ultimate origin uncertain.

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (Scotland) exhausted, tired
  • Etymology 2

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (humorous, childish, eye-dialect) rabbit
  • Etymology 3

    Probably representing pronunciation of (rabbit) by the cartoon character , and referring to the ability of rabbits to multiply quickly.

    Noun

    (wikipedia wabbit) (en noun)
  • (computing) A self-replicating program that (unlike a virus or worm) does not infect host programs or documents and remains on the local computer rather than spreading across networks of computers.
  • See also
    * fork bomb English terms with multiple etymologies ----