noun. a zoologist who studies insects.
- butterfly collector
Words that Rhyme with Lightning Bug
Example sentences of the word lightning-bug
1. Noun Phrase
Find lightning bug larvae close to ponds or streams during the night on leaves and the ground.
2. Noun Phrase
Collect only a few at first until you get used to raising lightning bugs.
3. Noun Phrase
Continue to feed the lightning bugs and keep moist soil in the jar up to 3 months.
4. Noun Phrase
Once the lightning bugs begin to fly, place several in one jar so that they can mate.
noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud to earth accompanied by the emission of light.
- chain lightning
- bolt of lightning
- forked lightning
noun. ['ˈlaɪtnɪŋ'] the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash); can scintillate for a second or more.
- sheet lighting
- stand still
noun. ['ˈbʌg'] general term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate.
verb. ['ˈbʌg'] annoy persistently.
noun. ['ˈbʌg'] a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use.
noun. ['ˈbʌg'] a small hidden microphone; for listening secretly.
noun. ['ˈbʌg'] a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine.
verb. ['ˈbʌg'] tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information.
- listen in
noun. ['ˈbʌg'] insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis.
- bed bug
- Notonecta undulata
- Cimex lectularius
- hemipterous insect
- order Hemiptera
- coreid bug
- true bug
- plant bug
- leaf bug