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1. worm-shaped

adjective. resembling a worm; long and thin and cylindrical.

Synonyms

  • formed

Antonyms

  • amorphous
  • formless

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Rhymes with Parasitic Worm

  • reconfirm
  • reaffirm
  • long-term
  • confirm
  • squirm
  • infirm
  • sturm
  • sperm
  • affirm
  • wurm
  • thurm
  • therm
  • term
  • schirm
  • hurm
  • herm
  • germe
  • germ
  • firm
  • ferm
  • berm

Sentences with parasitic-worm


1. Noun Phrase
If you suspect your puppy has parasitic worms, you should discuss your concerns with your veterinarian.

2. Noun Phrase
Heartworm is caused by the parasitic worm Dirofilaria immitis.

3. Noun Phrase
Heartworm disease is a serious infection from a parasitic worm called Dirofilaria immitis.

4. Noun Phrase
There are also parasitic worms that are difficult to see which cause illness.

2. worm-eaten

adjective. infested with or damaged (as if eaten) by worms.

Synonyms

  • vermiculate
  • worn

Antonyms

  • domineering
  • plain
  • rested

3. parasitic

adjective. ['ˌpɛrəˈsɪtɪk'] of plants or persons; having the nature or habits of a parasite or leech; living off another.

Synonyms

  • parasitical
  • bloodsucking
  • dependent

Antonyms

  • bloodless
  • free
  • unaddicted
  • unconditional

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • parasite (English)
  • parasitus (Latin)

4. parasitic

adjective. ['ˌpɛrəˈsɪtɪk'] of or pertaining to epenthesis.

Antonyms

  • insubordinate

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • parasite (English)
  • parasitus (Latin)

5. parasitic

adjective. ['ˌpɛrəˈsɪtɪk'] relating to or caused by parasites.

Antonyms

  • commutative

Etymology

  • -ic (English)
  • -ique (French)
  • parasite (English)
  • parasitus (Latin)

6. worm

noun. ['ˈwɝːm'] any of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes; also many insect larvae.

Synonyms

  • parasitic worm
  • acanthocephalan
  • spiny-headed worm
  • nemertean
  • roundworm
  • annelid
  • helminth
  • segmented worm
  • platyhelminth
  • annelid worm
  • arrowworm
  • proboscis worm
  • nematode worm
  • beard worm
  • pogonophoran
  • woodworm
  • chaetognath
  • flatworm
  • nemertine
  • ribbon worm
  • nematode

Antonyms

  • disentangle
  • unsnarl
  • unweave
  • untwist

Etymology

  • worm (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. worm

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

Synonyms

  • insect
  • unpleasant person
  • disagreeable person
  • louse

Antonyms

  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend
  • go

Etymology

  • worm (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. worm

noun. ['ˈwɝːm'] screw thread on a gear with the teeth of a worm wheel or rack.

Synonyms

  • screw

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • descend

Etymology

  • worm (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. worm

noun. ['ˈwɝːm'] a software program capable of reproducing itself that can spread from one computer to the next over a network.

Antonyms

  • recede

Etymology

  • worm (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. worm

verb. ['ˈwɝːm'] to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling).

Synonyms

  • wrestle
  • twist
  • wriggle
  • wrench
  • squirm
  • move

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

Etymology

  • worm (Middle English (1100-1500))
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