noun. mostly social nest-building wasps.
- common wasp
- potter wasp
- family Vespidae
- Vespula vulgaris
- vespid wasp
- paper wasp
Example sentences of the word vespid
Unlike other vespid wasps like yellowjackets and hornets that are active during the day, the European hornet (Vespa crabro) is capable of flying at night.