Example sentences for: pest

How can you use “pest” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The most important characteristic of this novel toxin is its specificity towards Heliothis virescens, the tobacco budworm, a worldwide pest of numerous valuable crops such as cotton.

  • If you love history you’ll probably head for the Buda side of the river, but if you’re a keen shopper and enjoy lively nightlife, then Pest will certainly oblige.

  • This “Dual Monarchy” saw out the 19th century on a bright note, with splendid boulevards and proud buildings erected to create the Pest we recognize today.

  • Under this enlightened king’s rule, the city of Buda became an advanced centre of Renaissance culture and Pest flourished in trade and industry.

  • Dr. Thomas K. Tewell, Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church)--Either that's a metaphor or the church has started a pest removal sideline.

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