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Wart vs. Pimple

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Wartnoun

(pathology) A type of deformed growth occurring on the skin caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).

Pimplenoun

An inflamed (raised and colored) spot on the surface of the skin that is usually painful and fills with pus.

β€˜I had to pop that embarrassing pimple, it was huge and red and on the tip of my nose.’;

Wartnoun

Any similar growth occurring in plants or animals, such as the parotoid glands in the back of toads.

Pimplenoun

(slang) An annoying person.

β€˜He's such a pimple! I wish he'd stop being so irritating!’;

Wartnoun

Any of the prefixes used in Hungarian notation.

Pimpleverb

To develop pimples

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Wartnoun

A small, usually hard, tumor on the skin formed by enlargement of its vascular papillæ, and thickening of the epidermis which covers them.

Pimplenoun

Any small acuminated elevation of the cuticle, whether going on to suppuration or not.

Wartnoun

An excrescence or protuberance more or less resembling a true wart; specifically (Bot.), a glandular excrescence or hardened protuberance on plants.

Pimplenoun

Fig.: A swelling or protuberance like a pimple.

Wartnoun

any small rounded protuberance (as on certain plants or animals)

Pimplenoun

a small inflamed elevation of the skin; a pustule or papule; common symptom in acne

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Wartnoun

(pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus

Pimple

A pimple is a kind of comedo that results from excess sebum and dead skin cells getting trapped in the pores of the skin. In its aggravated state, it may evolve into a pustule or papules.

Wart

Warts are typically small, rough, hard growths that are similar in color to the rest of the skin. They typically do not result in other symptoms, except when on the bottom of the feet, where they may be painful.

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