Synonyms

1. tent-caterpillar_moth

noun. moth whose larvae are tent caterpillars.

Synonyms

  • Malacosoma americana
  • Malacosoma
  • genus Malacosoma

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Words that Rhyme with Tent Caterpillar

  • caterpiller

Example sentences of the word tent-caterpillar


1. Noun Phrase
Western tent caterpillars have blue, black and orange bodies with a blue or black head.

2. Noun Phrase
The forest tent caterpillar locates the cocoon in the rolled leaves of a tree to hide it from predators.

3. Noun Phrase
Kill forest tent caterpillars can be killed with the application of a general insecticide.

4. Noun Phrase
American tent caterpillars are recognized for the large white silk tents they create between the branches of trees.

2. tent-caterpillar_moth

noun. moth whose gregarious larvae spin webs resembling carpets.

Synonyms

  • lasiocampid
  • Malacosoma
  • genus Malacosoma
  • lasiocampid moth

3. caterpillar-tracked

adjective. having caterpillar treads or tracks on the wheels.

Antonyms

  • unaccessible

4. caterpillar

noun. ['ˈkætəˌpɪlɝ, ˈkætɝˌpɪlɝ'] a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth.

Synonyms

  • woolly bear
  • cabbageworm
  • Pyrausta nubilalis
  • webworm
  • tobacco hornworm
  • potato worm
  • order Lepidoptera
  • tomato worm
  • Manduca sexta
  • tussock caterpillar
  • bollworm
  • Phthorimaea operculella
  • tomato hornworm
  • silkworm
  • Spodoptera exigua
  • woolly bear caterpillar
  • fall armyworm
  • wild wilkworm
  • cutworm
  • larva
  • corn borer
  • Lepidoptera
  • lappet caterpillar
  • looper
  • Manduca quinquemaculata
  • Spodoptera frugiperda
  • measuring worm
  • tent caterpillar
  • beet armyworm
  • army worm
  • Pseudaletia unipuncta
  • armyworm
  • potato tuberworm
  • cankerworm
  • Pieris rapae
  • giant silkworm

5. Caterpillar

noun. a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work.

Synonyms

  • cat

Antonyms

  • man
  • woman

6. tent-fly

noun. flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent.

Synonyms

  • fly sheet
  • rainfly
  • fly
  • fly tent
  • flap

Antonyms

  • increase
  • dry fly
  • wet fly
  • unalert

7. tent

noun. ['ˈtɛnt'] a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs).

Synonyms

  • cottage tent
  • teepee
  • tepee
  • guy wire
  • two-man tent
  • guy cable
  • cabana
  • pack tent
  • collapsible shelter
  • pretorium
  • shelter tent
  • canvas
  • guy
  • fly tent
  • bell tent
  • marquee
  • backpacking tent
  • pop tent
  • lean-to tent
  • pyramidal tent
  • pavilion
  • canvass
  • tupek
  • mountain tent
  • umbrella tent
  • shelter
  • canvas tent
  • pup tent
  • praetorium
  • tipi
  • sealskin tent
  • guy rope

Antonyms

  • woman
  • increase
  • insecurity
  • divest

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)

8. tent

verb. ['ˈtɛnt'] live in or as if in a tent.

Synonyms

  • live
  • bivouac
  • populate
  • camp out
  • inhabit
  • encamp
  • dwell

Antonyms

  • inelastic
  • recorded
  • dormant
  • extinct

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)

9. tent

noun. ['ˈtɛnt'] a web that resembles a tent or carpet.

Antonyms

  • dead

Etymology

  • tent (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tente (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • tinto (Spanish)
  • tinctus (Latin)
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