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noun [C] uk   /ˈɡrɑːsˌhɒp.ər/  us   /ˈɡræsˌhɑː.pɚ/
a plant-eating insect with long back legs that can jump very high and makes a sharp high noise using its back legs or wings
Translations of “grasshopper”
in Korean 메뚜기…
in Arabic جَراد…
in Portuguese gafanhoto…
in Catalan llagosta…
in Japanese キリギリス, バッタ, イナゴ…
in Italian cavalletta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蚱蜢,蝗蟲…
in Russian кузнечик…
in Turkish çekirge…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蚱蜢,蝗虫…
in Polish pasikonik…
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