Synonyms of canker in English:

canker


See definition of canker

noun

1‘a plant which is very susceptible to canker’

SYNONYMS

fungal disease, fungal rot, plant rot

blight

2‘ear cankers in rabbits are caused by a mite’

SYNONYMS

ulcer, ulceration, infection, sore, running sore, lesion, abscess, chancre

3‘racism remains a canker at the heart of the nation’

SYNONYMS

blight, evil, scourge, poison, cancer, sickness, disease, pestilence, plague

rot, corruption