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worm

noun     /wɜːm/ US  /wɝːm/
[C] a small animal with a long narrow soft body without arms, legs or bones 蠕蟲 The kiwi eats worms, other invertebrates, and berries. 鷸鴕以蠕蟲、其他無脊椎動物和漿果為食。 Worms, snails, slugs and similar animals
[C] the young of particular types of insect (某些昆蟲的)幼蟲 It's distressing enough to find a worm in your apple but finding half of one is worse. 在蘋果裡發現一條蟲子已經夠叫人厭惡,如果發現半條就更糟了。 →  See also woodworm The development and parts of insects
[C] a type of worm that lives in an animal's intestine, feeding on the food there, or on an animal's body, feeding off its blood 寄生蟲 a parasitic worm 寄生蟲 The vet says our dog has worms. 獸醫說我們的狗體內有寄生蟲。 →  See also tapeworm Worms, snails, slugs and similar animals
[S] informal an unpleasant person who does not deserve respect 惹人討厭的人;懦夫 Don't be such a worm, you don't have to lie to me. 別這麼懦弱,你不必向我撒謊。 People of little importanceUnpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men
Translations of “worm”
in Arabic دودة…
in Korean 벌레…
in Malaysian cacing…
in French ver (de terre)…
in Turkish kurt, solucan…
in Italian verme…
in Russian червяк…
in Polish robak…
in Vietnamese con giun…
in Spanish gusano, lombriz…
in Portuguese verme…
in Thai หนอน…
in German der Wurm…
in Catalan cuc…
in Japanese (ミミズなどの細長くて脚のない)虫…
in Indonesian cacing…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蠕虫, (某些昆虫的)幼虫, 寄生虫…
(Definition of worm noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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