Any dipterous insect of the genus Oestrus, and allied group of botfly, botflies.
A fly of various species, of the family Tabanidae, noted for buzzing about animals and sucking their blood.
One who upsets the status quo by posing upsetting or novel questions, or attempt to stimulate innovation by proving an irritant wikipedia:gadfly (social), see Wikipedia.
(slang) A bloodsucker
He's a regular and takes advantage of his friend's generosity.
(zoology) Blattella germanica; Croton bug. See cockroach.
The larva or wingless grub-like female of a beetle from the families Phengodidae or Lampyridae that gives out a green light from its abdomen.
proper noun (plural:Gnats)
A type of jet fighter aircraft.
noun (wikipedia, Goldeneye (duck))
any of several seaducks, of the genus Bucephala, having black and white plumage; the whistler
any of several lacewings of the family Chrysopidae; the golden-eyed fly
A herbivorous insect of the order Orthoptera noted for its ability to jump long distances.
An alcoholic beverage made with green crème de menthe.
A person employed to dig graves.
noun (pl=grayling, pl2=graylings)
Any freshwater fish of the genus Thymallus or specifically Thymallus thymallus, of the salmon family, having a large dorsal fin.
A species of butterfly, Hipparchia semele, of the family Nymphalidae.
A green aphid that is a common pest of garden plants, houseplants, and crops.
(countable) An immature stage in the life cycle of an insect; a larva.
(context, uncountable, slang) Food.
verb (grubb, ing)
To scavenge or in some way scrounge, typically for food.
This moth was brought to the United States in a failed attempt to start a silkworm industry. Escaping soon after, the gypsy moth has become, over the last century, a major pest in the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada.