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1. beetle-browed

adjective. sullen or unfriendly in appearance.

Synonyms

  • scowling

Antonyms

  • amicable
  • congenial

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Words that Rhyme with Ladybird Beetle

  • varietal
  • avital
  • fetal
  • dietel
  • cheetal
  • beatle

Example sentences of the word ladybird-beetle


1. Noun Phrase
After a week or two, they transform in to adult ladybird beetles.

2. Noun Phrase
As adults, ladybird beetles finally can fly.

3. Noun Phrase
In the Spring, the adult ladybird beetles fly off to find mates.

4. Noun Phrase
Ladybugs, also known as ladybird beetles or lady beetles, belong to the Coccinellidae family of beetles.

2. ladybird

noun. ['ˈleɪdiːˌbɝːd'] small round bright-colored and spotted beetle that usually feeds on aphids and other insect pests.

Synonyms

  • family Coccinellidae
  • Coccinellidae
  • ladybeetle
  • Rodolia cardinalis
  • beetle
  • Adalia bipunctata
  • bean beetle
  • ladybug
  • ladybird beetle
  • Hippodamia convergens
  • Epilachna varivestis
  • two-spotted ladybug
  • Mexican bean beetle
  • vedalia

Antonyms

  • intrusive

Etymology

  • bird (English)
  • brid (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lady (English)
  • lady (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. beetle

noun. ['ˈbiːtəl'] insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings.

Synonyms

  • firefly
  • meloid
  • insect
  • carabid beetle
  • lightning bug
  • Xestobium rufovillosum
  • order Coleoptera
  • leaf beetle
  • deathwatch
  • whirligig beetle
  • clerid beetle
  • lamellicorn beetle
  • elaterid
  • ladybird beetle
  • longicorn
  • clerid
  • carpet bug
  • water beetle
  • deathwatch beetle
  • elaterid beetle
  • elater
  • longicorn beetle
  • Asian longhorned beetle
  • weevil
  • lady beetle
  • Anoplophora glabripennis
  • chrysomelid
  • ladybeetle
  • ladybird
  • Coleoptera
  • blister beetle
  • ground beetle
  • tiger beetle
  • ladybug
  • long-horned beetle
  • rove beetle
  • carpet beetle

Antonyms

  • ride
  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. beetle

verb. ['ˈbiːtəl'] be suspended over or hang over.

Synonyms

  • hang

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • arrange

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. beetle

adjective. ['ˈbiːtəl'] jutting or overhanging.

Synonyms

  • beetling

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. beetle

noun. ['ˈbiːtəl'] 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.

Synonyms

  • hammer
  • mallet
  • gavel

Antonyms

  • rise
  • precede
  • advance
  • rush

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. beetle

verb. ['ˈbiːtəl'] beat with a beetle.

Antonyms

  • enter

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. beetle

verb. ['ˈbiːtəl'] fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle.

Synonyms

  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • hop out
  • stand still
  • push
  • raise

Etymology

  • betel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bīetel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • bitle (Middle English (1100-1500))
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