Cupid’s itch

Cu.pid’s itch
[kju:pidz 'itʃ] n vulg doença venérea.

English-Portuguese dictionary. 2013.

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  • Cupid's itch — noun a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact • Syn: ↑venereal disease, ↑VD, ↑venereal infection, ↑social disease, ↑Cupid s disease, ↑Venus s curse, ↑dose, ↑sexually tran …   Useful english dictionary

  • cupid’s itch — venereal disease …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Cupid's measles —    obsolete    syphilis    The symptoms are similar at one stage:     ... it was on this leave that he contracted his umpteenth case of Cupid s measles. (Fraser, 1992)    In America also as Cupid s itch …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • Cupid's disease — noun a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact • Syn: ↑venereal disease, ↑VD, ↑venereal infection, ↑social disease, ↑Cupid s itch, ↑Venus s curse, ↑dose, ↑sexually transmitte …   Useful english dictionary

  • contagious disease — noun any disease easily transmitted by contact • Syn: ↑contagion • Derivationally related forms: ↑contagious (for: ↑contagion) • Hypernyms: ↑communicable disease …   Useful english dictionary

  • genital herpes — noun an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV 2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area • Syn: ↑herpes genitalis •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gonorrhea — noun a common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra • Syn: ↑gonorrhoea, ↑clap • Hypernyms: ↑venereal disease, ↑VD, ↑venereal infection, ↑social disease, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • granuloma inguinale — noun a venereal disease caused by a bacterium of the genus Calymmatobacterium; characterized by a pimply rash of the skin in the genital and groin region • Syn: ↑granuloma venereum • Hypernyms: ↑venereal disease, ↑VD, ↑venereal infection, ↑social …   Useful english dictionary

  • granuloma venereum — noun a venereal disease caused by a bacterium of the genus Calymmatobacterium; characterized by a pimply rash of the skin in the genital and groin region • Syn: ↑granuloma inguinale • Hypernyms: ↑venereal disease, ↑VD, ↑venereal infection,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • herpes genitalis — noun an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV 2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area • Syn: ↑genital herpes •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • LGV — noun infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium; transmitted by sexual contact; characterized by genital lesions and swelling of lymph nodes in the groin • Syn: ↑lymphogranuloma venereum, ↑lymphopathia venereum • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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