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An earthworm

Etymology

earth +‎ worm

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
Earthworm

Plural
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Earthworm ({{{1}}})
  1. A worm that lives in the ground; a worm of Lumbricidae family, or, more generally, of Lumbricina suborder.
  2. A disparaging reference to a person, particularly one who grovels.
  3. A figurative reference to death.

Synonyms

  • groundworm

Translations

References

Anagrams

  • aehmorrtw,
  • heartworm

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