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Definition of "lurgy" [lurgy]

  • A fictitious, highly infectious disease; often used in the phrase "the dreaded lurgi", sometimes as a reference to flu-like symptoms (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lurgy" in a sentence
  • "I sympathise... the lurgy is a strong one this time round."
  • "Good luck with the new clubhouse and the dreaded lurgy."
  • "However, Kurtzhau has the lurgy and dosed most of the afternoon."