Sentence Examples


  • Witch hazel is a natural acne fighter because it acts as a disinfectant to kill acne-causing bacteria without the irritation associated with some traditional acne medications.
  • The faint smell of disinfectant soap was washed away by expensive cologne.
  • A solution of the crude salt is used as a disinfectant under the name of "Condy's fluid."
  • When sulphur is burned in air or oxygen, sulphur dioxide is produced, which is a powerful disinfectant, used to fumigate rooms which have been occupied by persons suffering from some infectious disease.
  • Corrosive sublimate in an acid solution is the best disinfectant, but sulphuric acid, 1 in 250, is efficient and cheaper.