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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Terrestrial plant-eating insect with hind legs adapted for leaping; A cocktail made of creme de menthe and cream (sometimes with creme de cacao).

Usage examples (16)
  • When these sources failed they lived on grasshoppers, and at this season the grasshopper was their principal food.
  • The grasshopper is a common green female grasshopper that has turned pink through genetic mutation.
  • If I believe that a grasshopper is a quadruped, what satisfaction could I possibly take in discovering that he has six legs?
  • But I was surprized that it went that well for a "grasshopper" like me. for more
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