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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “worm”

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 woodwormThe 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 tapewormWorms, 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
(Definition of worm noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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