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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

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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