Translation of "insect" - English-Spanish dictionary

insect

noun uk /ˈɪn·sekt/ us /ˈɪn·sekt/

A2 a small creature with six legs, for example a bee or a fly

insecto

(Translation of “insect” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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

(Translation of “insect” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)