Scourge in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Scourge

a persistent pest, illness, or source of trouble

Examples of Scourge in a sentence

For several years, the drug violence in the border city was such a scourge on the population that it was named the murder capital of the world.  πŸ”Š

From AIDS, to cancer, to Alzheimer’s, medical research is always trying to find a cure for the latest scourge on human health.  πŸ”Š

Although I love to see the butterflies fluttering around my flowers, the caterpillars that they come from are a scourge on my garden.  πŸ”Š

Although the scourge of crime in the neighborhood continues to get worse, most of the residents are older people who can’t afford to move.  πŸ”Š

Because Owen is obsessed about his computer crashing because of a virus, Trojan horse, wormhole, or some other scourge, he has invested in more than one security program.  πŸ”Š

The Odyssey is an epic poem that tells of the trials of Odysseus as he tries to survive one scourge after another on his ten-year journey at sea.  πŸ”Š

From the way that Ali was ranting about how men were the scourge of the universe, I guessed that she must have broken up with her latest boyfriend.  πŸ”Š

Montezuma’s Revenge is the quaint nickname for the intestinal scourge that many travelers suffer after they drink the water in some Latin countries.  πŸ”Š

Cameron would always look back on this winter and remember the scourge of blizzards and ice storms that kept him a virtual prisoner in his own home.  πŸ”Š

Many science fiction and horror movies introduce some terrifying mutant creature who becomes the scourge of the city and threatens to destroy at least one romance.  πŸ”Š

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