What does the word typhoid mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Resembling typhus.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to typhoid.

Usage examples for typhoid

  1. It was typhoid, and young Price died within the week. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. And my wife has the typhoid. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  3. But, my dear child, surely you do not mean to tell me that if I were to have typhoid fever, I shouldn't have it? – The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant