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Synonyms of blight in English:


  • 1 potato blight
    disease, canker, infestation, fungus, mildew, mold
  • 2 the blight of aircraft noise
    affliction, scourge, bane, curse, plague, menace, misfortune, woe, trouble, ordeal, trial, nuisance, pest
    [Antonyms] blessing
  • verb

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  • 1 a tree blighted by leaf curl
    infect, mildew;
    kill, destroy
  • 2 scandal blighted the careers of several politicians
    ruin, wreck, spoil, mar, frustrate, disrupt, undo, end, scotch, destroy, shatter, devastate, demolish
    informal mess up, foul up, stymie
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