Synonyms of 'Bugs'
bedbug or (Southern U.S.) chinchcicada or cicaladamsel bugany of various bugs of the carnivorous family Nabiidae, related to the bedbugs but feeding on other insects. The larvae of some species mimic and associate with ants debris buga bug of the family Cimicidae found where vegetable debris accumulates and feeding on small arthropods like springtails: related to the bedbugs froghopper, spittle insect, or spittle bugharlequin bugkissing buga North American assassin bug, Melanolestes picipes, with a painful bite, usually attacking the lips or cheeks of man lace buga small bug of the family Tingidae, having a delicate pattern in the wing venation. They are plant feeders and include the thistle lace bugs (Tingis cardui and T. ampliata) and the rhododendron bug (Stephanitis rhododendri) leaf-hopperMāori bugmealy bugpond-skater, water strider, or water skatershield bug or stink bugany of various foul-smelling insects; esp., any of a family (Pentatomidae) of hemipterous bugs with a broad, shield-shaped body water boatmanany of various aquatic bugs of the families Notonectidae and Corixidae, having a flattened body and oarlike hind legs, adapted for swimming water bugany of various heteropterous insects adapted to living in the water or on its surface, esp any of the family Belostomatidae (giant water bugs), of North America, India, and southern Africa, which have flattened hairy legs water scorpion ▷ See bug
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Word List of Bugs from the Collins English Word Lists