INFEST's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of infest
Definition:
v. overrun; invade in great numbers; occupy in large numbers or live on a host
Example:
The Kudzu plant does infest much of the South and is spreading to the North.
Sentence in Classic:
A beard and mustache covered the lower part of his face, and a tangle of hair, infested with lice, curled round his head like a cap.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The cannons first of all laid flat about six thousand men on each side; the muskets swept away from this best of worlds nine or ten thousand ruffians who infested its surface.
Candide By Voltaire Context
Certainly Will was no dirtier, no more hairy, no more lice infested than many fine gentlemen who came to Tara.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
He carried his fat paunch with ostentation on his short legs, and during the time his gang infested the station spoke to no one but his nephew.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
After the destruction of the band of Gaspard Bes, who had infested the gorges of Ollioules, one of his lieutenants, Cravatte, took refuge in the mountains.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Doubtless all small towns, in all countries, in all ages, Carol admitted, have a tendency to be not only dull but mean, bitter, infested with curiosity.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context