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Sample sentences for the GRE study word contagion

contagion can be used as a noun

1.In this perfidious fraud, contagion spre. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
2.The contagion of such a unanimous fear was inevitable. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
3.Latona's son a dire contagion spread. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
4.To dare the vile contagion of the nigh. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
5.All the contagion of the south light on you. - from The Complete Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
6.He had caught the contagion of the excitement, and he felt that in some way he must do a great thing for John Thornton. - from The Call of the Wild by Jack London
7.I was a little depressed at first with the contagion of my wife's fears, but very soon my thoughts reverted to the Martians. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
8.Because of all this he became possessed of a great pride in himself, which communicated itself like a contagion to his physical being. - from The Call of the Wild by Jack London
9.There was a contagion in the very air that blew from that haunted region it breathed forth an atmosphere of dreams and fancies infecting all the land. - from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
10.A hundred diseases, all the fevers and contagions of human life, consumption, cancers, tumours and such morbidities, never enter the scheme of their life. - from The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells

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