insect translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "insect" - English-Spanish dictionary

insect

noun /ˈinsekt/
any of many kinds of small six-legged creatures with wings and a body divided into sections insecto flies, wasps and other insects. insecticide /inˈsektisaid/ noun a substance (usually in powder or liquid form) for killing insects. insecticida insectivorous /-ˈtivərəs/ adjective (biology) (of plants or animals) feeding (mainly) on insects. insectívoro insect repellent noun a chemical preparation that repels insects. repelente de insectos
Translations of “insect”
in Arabic حَشَرة…
in Korean 곤충…
in Malaysian serangga…
in French insecte…
in Turkish böcek…
in Italian insetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 昆蟲…
in Russian насекомое…
in Polish owad…
in Vietnamese côn trùng…
in Portuguese inseto…
in Thai แมลง…
in German das Insekt…
in Catalan insecte…
in Japanese 昆虫…
in Indonesian serangga…
in Chinese (Simplified) 昆虫…
(Definition of insect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More