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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous insects of the order Dermaptera having elongate bodies and slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of large pincers at the rear of the abdomen.

Usage examples (31)
  • When it comes to the debates, he will need an 'earwig' so he can be fed answers like on that game show movie.
  • OpEdNews - Article: The earwig and soldier suicide
  • That's more an annoying earwig than anything else.
  • Thanks LW, that's an earwig I will have ALL DAY NOW! for more
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