Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Contagious"

The meaning of "Contagious" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does contagious mean?
A: Zaraźliwy na przykład contagious disease
Q: What does contagious mean?
A: Something that spreads from one person to another.
1. Influenza is a contagious disease.

It can also be used with feelings, emotions and attitudes that can spread to others.
2.The anger at the march was contagious and led to serious unrest.
Q: What does contagious mean?
A: like a disease that can be spread from one person to another.

Something like infectious
Q: What does contagious mean?
A: Like Ebola, AIDS etc

Example sentences using "Contagious"

Q: Please show me example sentences with contagious.
A: @Kally_Gonzlez would you be interested in talking with me to improve my English?
Q: Please show me example sentences with contagious.
A: "Her smile is contagious."
"That cough better not be contagious."
"Don't come near me. I might be contagious."

Synonyms of "Contagious" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between contagious and infectious ?
A: A person is who has an infectious disease is contagious.
Usually, only people are considered "contagious". Usually, only viruses or sicknesses are considered "infectious".
Q: What is the difference between contagious and infectious ?
A: All contagious diseases are infectious, but not all infectious diseases are contagious.

Contagious is like COVID-19. COVID-19 can spread from person to person from our coughs, for example. Our coughs are contagious because it can spread from person to person.

Infectious means a virus or a bacteria "infect" your body and make you sick. The germs could come from another person (contagious) or they could come from another source like an animal but not spread from human to human. Lyme disease is an example of an infection that is not contagious. You can only get this from ticks, not other humans.
Q: What is the difference between contagious and infectious ?
A: A disease is infectious if it spreads by bacteria, viruses, etc.
A disease is contagious if it spreads from person to person.

So basically anything contagious is also infectious (since we don't know any other ways for diseases to spread from person to person yet), but if something is infectious, but those disease agents can't jump from one person to another, then it isn't contagious.
Q: What is the difference between contagious and infectious ?
A: We use the words interchangeably, but technically if you are describing a disease ...contagious diseases can be transmitted through physical touch and infectious diseases through small organisms in the air or water

Translations of "Contagious"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? contagious
A: "contagious" English US
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? contagious
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? contagious
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? apparently contagious
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? contagious
A: Заразительный, заразный, контагиозный

Oops, overlooked the essence of the question.. :)
Totally agree with the guy below me!

Other questions about "Contagious"

Q: contagious does this sound natural?
A: kənˈteɪdʒəs (so kinda like kaenteigez)

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