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Overview of noun beetle

The noun beetle has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) beetle

(insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings)

2. mallet, beetle

(a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing)

Overview of verb beetle

The verb beetle has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. overhang, beetle

(be suspended over or hang over; "This huge rock beetles over the edge of the town")

2. beetle

(fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle; "He beetled up the staircase"; "They beetled off home")

3. beetle

(beat with a beetle)

Overview of adj beetle

The adj beetle has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. beetle, beetling

(jutting or overhanging; "beetle brows") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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