Festering sentence example
- Most of them were disfigured by frost-bitten noses and cheeks, and nearly all had red, swollen and festering eyes.
- The earth was considered in ancient times a cure for old festering wounds, and for the bite of poisonous snakes.
- The Holy See directed all its energies towards the solution of the problem; in the event of its proving to be insoluble, it would take care that it should remain a festering sore in the body of the monarchy.
- festering wound that they call progress.
- festering in the heart of politics?Advertisement
- festering resentment from private sector workers.
- festering boil that had either to be lanced or erupt.
- festering problems that this firm has not been able to deal with?
- festering conflict in Chechnya, having spread to Daghestan is now spreading its reach still further.
- festering sore at the very heart of BBC Scotland's football coverage.Advertisement
- festering away.
- A drying room would be nice, but the problem is really good ventilation, and clothes tend to be left there festering.
- Mr Campbell: Shut your festering gob, you tit!
- festering for decades.
- The whole area is like a festering sore, deprived of the healing power of fresh air i.e. open debate.Advertisement
- Harboring anger or other emotions at unresolved issues can lead to festering resentment that will undoubtedly eat away at your relationship.
- But, left unacknowledged and unaddressed, these issues become festering sores in the relationship between VS and the rest of the industry.