Synonyms of tubercular


1. consumptive, lunger, tubercular, sick person, diseased person, sufferer

usage: a person with pulmonary tuberculosis


1. tubercular

usage: characterized by the presence of tuberculosis lesions or tubercles; "tubercular leprosy"

2. tubercular

usage: pertaining to or of the nature of a normal tuberosity or tubercle; "a tubercular process for the attachment of a ligament or muscle"

3. tubercular

usage: relating to tuberculosis or those suffering from it; "a tubercular hospital"

4. tubercular, tuberculous, ill (vs. well), sick

usage: constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus; "a tubercular child"; "tuberculous patients"; "tubercular meningitis"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

Definition and meaning of tubercular (Dictionary)