What does the word blister mean?

Usage examples for blister

  1. I had the child undressed, and placed in the empty tub, after removing the blister and mustard; then I poured the water slowly over her head, shoulders and the rest of the body. – Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms by Charles Munde
  2. The blister, if larger than a half dollar, should be opened near the edge with a needle which has been passed through a flame. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  3. Madly the boy worked, his breath coming in gasps, his lungs aching from the smoke, so that it became agony even to breathe, the ground hot beneath his feet, and his feet beginning to blister, as his hands had done an hour before, but there was no let- up. – The Boy With the U. S. Foresters by Francis Rolt-Wheeler

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