I hate it. It is very non-specific. I'm always wondering if we're talking virus, bacteria, fungus ...
It just seems so old school. Like, before there were microscopes and electron microscopes;)
Answer by san78 at 6:30 AM on Feb. 3, 2011
I think its an overall general term to cover all the cooties that could get u sick
Answer by Proverbs_31 at 6:29 PM on Feb. 3, 2011
It's a generals statement meaning something that can make you sick or harm you. That's what I think of when the term is used. So, use whatever you want to use when referring to whatever it is your talking about.
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