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1. insect

noun. ['ˈɪnˌsɛkt'] small air-breathing arthropod.

Synonyms

  • ala
  • sucking louse
  • trichopteran
  • pollinator
  • bird louse
  • hymenopteran
  • plecopteran
  • leaf-miner
  • leaf miner
  • neuropterous insect
  • telsontail
  • flea
  • beetle
  • thysanopteron
  • dipterous insect
  • social insect
  • thysanuron
  • arthropod
  • earwig
  • hemipterous insect
  • homopterous insect
  • imago
  • dictyopterous insect
  • trichopteron
  • proturan
  • ephemerid
  • psocopterous insect
  • orthopterous insect
  • air sac
  • thorax
  • bug
  • phylum Arthropoda
  • dipteran
  • neuropteron
  • ephemeron
  • termite
  • stonefly
  • dipteron
  • hemipteron
  • lepidopterous insect
  • lepidopteron
  • lepidopteran
  • metabola
  • gallfly
  • phasmid insect
  • clypeus
  • cloud
  • thysanuran insect
  • heteropterous insect
  • neuropteran
  • queen
  • louse
  • wing
  • worker
  • springtail
  • trichopterous insect
  • Arthropoda
  • two-winged insects
  • mecopteran
  • hymenopteron
  • ephemeropteran
  • hymenopterous insect
  • homopteran
  • orthopteron
  • holometabola
  • thysanopterous insect
  • odonate
  • ephemeral
  • orthopteran
  • defoliator
  • phasmid
  • mentum
  • hemipteran
  • stone fly
  • biting louse
  • collembolan
  • web spinner
  • swarm
  • pupa
  • hymenopter
  • thysanopter

Antonyms

  • intrusive
  • show
  • clear up
  • brighten

Etymology

  • insectum (Latin)
  • insecare (Latin)

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Rhymes with Insect Bite

  • overexcite
  • disinvite
  • semi-height
  • satterwhite
  • reinvite
  • reignite
  • nonwhite
  • forthright
  • de-excite
  • contrite
  • riunite
  • reunite
  • overwrite
  • overnite
  • overnight
  • mcwright
  • mcwhite
  • mcright
  • mcknight
  • mccright
  • macknight
  • enwright
  • despite
  • clevite
  • uptight
  • upright
  • tonite
  • tonight
  • strite
  • streit

Sentences with insect-bite


1. Noun Phrase
Some insect bites trigger maddening itchiness, along with redness and swelling of the skin.

2. Noun Phrase
Apply a cold washcloth to any insect bite.

2. insect

noun. ['ˈɪnˌsɛkt'] a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect.

Synonyms

  • dirt ball
  • unpleasant person
  • disagreeable person
  • louse

Antonyms

  • male monarch
  • male aristocrat
  • king
  • employer

Etymology

  • insectum (Latin)
  • insecare (Latin)

3. bite

verb. ['ˈbaɪt'] to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws.

Synonyms

  • seize with teeth
  • bite off
  • grip
  • nip
  • nibble
  • snap at
  • gnaw

Antonyms

  • loser
  • defeat
  • successful
  • unsuccessful

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bite

verb. ['ˈbaɪt'] cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort.

Synonyms

  • urticate
  • nettle
  • sting
  • smart
  • ache
  • hurt

Antonyms

  • annexe
  • element
  • afterthought
  • annex

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bite

verb. ['ˈbaɪt'] penetrate or cut, as with a knife.

Antonyms

  • good nature

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bite

noun. ['ˈbaɪt'] a small amount of solid food; a mouthful.

Synonyms

  • sops
  • chew
  • bit
  • quid
  • taste
  • chaw
  • crumb
  • sop
  • cud
  • plug
  • morsel
  • mouthful

Antonyms

  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • backward
  • styleless

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bite

noun. ['ˈbaɪt'] a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person.

Synonyms

  • lesion
  • snakebite
  • dog bite

Antonyms

  • slow
  • mild
  • unfold
  • indistinctness

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bite

noun. ['ˈbaɪt'] a portion removed from the whole.

Synonyms

  • deduction

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • tasteful

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bite

noun. ['ˈbaɪt'] the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws.

Synonyms

  • chomp
  • pinch
  • eating
  • nip
  • munch
  • nibble

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • dislike
  • dry
  • uncork

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bite

noun. ['ˈbaɪt'] wit having a sharp and caustic quality.

Synonyms

  • humor
  • humour
  • pungency
  • wittiness
  • wit

Antonyms

  • undamaged
  • inelasticity
  • stand still
  • open

Etymology

  • bitan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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