hornet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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hornetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɔː.nɪt/  us   /ˈhɔːr-/
a ​large wasp (= ​type of ​flyinginsect) that can give you a ​bad sting
(Definition of hornet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hornetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɔr·nɪt/
a ​largeflyinginsect that can give a ​severesting
(Definition of hornet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hornet”
in Spanish avispón…
in Vietnamese ong bắp cày…
in Malaysian tebuan…
in Thai แตน…
in French frelon…
in German die Hornisse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大黄蜂…
in Indonesian tawon…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大黃蜂…
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