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General words for insects - synonyms or related words

bug

noun

informal

an insect

worm

noun

an insect that looks like a worm

pest

noun

an insect or small animal that damages plants or supplies of food

creepy-crawly

noun

informal

an insect. This word shows that you dislike or are afraid of insects.

gogga

noun

South African

informal

an insect or a small animal that flies

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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dolt

a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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