Definition of "superbug" [superbug]

  • (noun) A strain of bacteria that is resistant to all antibiotics.

Use "superbug" in a sentence

  • "They were victims of a scary "superbug" - a bacterial staph infection for which there is now no known cure."
  • "MELISSA BLOCK, host: A so-called superbug has made its way to this country from India."
  • "CHETRY: Well after Brazilian supermodel was killed by an infection now known as the superbug, there are new concerns about this drug-resistant bacteria, how common is it, and if you wind up in a hospital, could you be in danger of catching an infection like this as well?"

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