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Spell Check of parasite

Correct spelling: parasite


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This graph shows how "parasite" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for parasite:

  1. You see it has become a demonstrated fact that I, a minister's wife, of Illinois, have been three years imprisoned in your State, by your laws, simply because I could not tell a lie- that is, I could not be false to my own honest convictions; and since I simply claim the right to be an individual instead of a parasite or an echo of others' views, I am branded by your laws as hopelessly insane! – Marital Power Exemplified in Mrs. Packard's Trial, and Self-Defence from the Charge of Insanity by Elizabeth Parsons Ware Packard

Quotes for parasite:

  1. The well -cared -for woman is a parasite, and the woman who must work is a slave.
  2. Yet the evil still increased, and, like the parasite of barnacles on a ship, if it did not destroy the structure, it obstructed its fair, comfortable progress in the path of life.
  3. Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
  4. The brain may be regarded as a kind of parasite of the organism, a pensioner, as it were, who dwells with the body.
  5. When the ivy has found its tower, when the delicate creeper has found its strong wall, we know how the parasite plants grow and prosper.