Usage examples for epidemic

  1. Mother Juliana's book could hardly have been in any sense " popular" until these days of ours, in which the particular disease of mind to which it ministers has become epidemic – The Faith of the Millions (2nd series) by George Tyrrell
  2. For general and epidemic purposes it had to wait till the Germans had carried it over the North Sea and sent it back again. – The English Novel by George Saintsbury