Synonyms

1. pesticide

noun. ['ˈpɛstəˌsaɪd'] a chemical used to kill pests (as rodents or insects).

Synonyms

  • scabicide
  • spray
  • phosphine
  • insect powder
  • chemical substance
  • insecticide
  • pediculicide
  • sheep dip
  • acaricide
  • acaracide
  • chemical

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Words that Rhyme with Pesticide

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Example sentences of the word pesticide


1. Noun, singular or mass
Apply a pesticide to your crab apple tree if you notice a bug or worm infestation.

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