Insect - Crossword Clue

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  1. social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
  1. any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
  2. a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
  1. jutting or overhanging; "beetle brows"
  2. insect having biting mouthparts and front wings modified to form horny covers overlying the membranous rear wings
  3. a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden); used to drive wedges or ram down paving stones or for crushing or beating or flattening or smoothing
  4. beat with a beetle
  5. fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle; "He beetled up the staircase"; "They beetled off home"
  6. be suspended over or hang over; "This huge rock beetles over the edge of the town"
  1. a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium); the term is not in technical use
  2. general term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate
  3. insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
  4. annoy persistently; "The children teased the boy because of his stammer"
  5. a small hidden microphone; for listening secretly
  6. tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information; "The FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy"; "Is this hotel room bugged?"
  7. a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine
  1. any of numerous insects of the order Dermaptera having elongate bodies and slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of large pincers at the rear of the abdomen
  2. eavesdrop
  1. any wingless bloodsucking parasitic insect noted for ability to leap
  1. decrease rapidly and disappear; "the money vanished in las Vegas"; "all my stock assets have vaporized"
  2. change quickly from one emotional state to another; "fly into a rage"
  3. hit a fly
  4. transport by aeroplane; "We fly flowers from the Caribbean to North America"
  5. be dispersed or disseminated; "Rumors and accusations are flying"
  6. travel in an airplane; "she is flying to Cincinnati tonight"; "Are we driving or flying?"
  7. move quickly or suddenly; "He flew about the place"
  8. (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air
  9. travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft; "Lindbergh was the first to fly the Atlantic"
  10. two-winged insects characterized by active flight
  11. cause to fly or float; "fly a kite"
  12. an opening in a garment that is closed by a zipper or by buttons concealed under a fold of cloth
  13. travel through the air; be airborne; "Man cannot fly"
  14. fisherman's lure consis
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An insect from near Wigan
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Army unit?
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Bother for a boxer
Boxer's problem
BT's first mobile network - one creating a buzz
Bud drinker?
Bug on the road
Bug out
Builder of cells
Bumbling beast
Burrowing insect
Busy buzzer
Busy one
Busy one?
Busy type
Buzzer in spelling competition?
Carpenter ___
Caste member
Cause of an itch
Cell occupant
Certain colonist
Certain soldier
Circus participant
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Class competition
Classic Volkswagen
Colonial insect?
Colony crawler
Colony insect
Colony member
Colony worker
Comb maker
Community competition
Community contest
Community get-together
Competition of sorts
Contest in which the rule
Contest of sorts
Cookout pest
Creature with a tiny wais
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Crumb carrier
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Dog hounder
Dove's helper, in an Aeso
Drive nuts
Drone, e.g.
Eavesdrop - insect
Eavesdrop to try and understand without introductions
Event where one stands fo
Farm animal
Farm creature
Farm resident
Farm worker
Farm worker?
Feeling in a cathedral, m
Figure on a hill
Fire ___
First of bells echoes buzzer
Flicker food
Flying insect
Food for a doodlebug
Formicary resident
Formicide: ant :: pulicid
Frequent garden visitor
Fresno newspaper
Frontier gathering
Fuzzy flier
Garden insect
German car in which soundly to defeat the French
Grasshopper's partner in
Grasshopper's teacher, in
Hard-working insect
Harvester ___
Hill climber
Hill denizen
Hill dweller
Hill resident
Hill worker
Hive dweller
Hobby farm occupant
Honey maker
Honeydew eater
Hopping insect
Host seeker
Household pest with a fie
I grew agitated holding a small insect
In audition, run away from pest
Industrious insect
Insect - an insect I shooed from part of roof
Insect in a colony
Insect in pants?
Insect with a queen
Insect with pincers
Insect; game
Irritating jumper?
It can get under your ski
It may be in the doghouse
It may be red or black
It's at the end of the li
Kind of bag
Kind of collar
Kind of colony
Kind of market
Kind of market or circus
Kitchen pest
Knowing 15D?
Ladybug, e.g.
Leaf cutter, e.g.
Leaping insect
Listen in awe, besotted with girl briefly
Little scurrier
Little worker
Lizard's nibble
Locust or beetle
Lover of fur?
Many a worker
Maybe Paul's articulated vehicle
Member of a caste system
Member of a colony
Member of a farm system?
Member of a farm team?
Mound builder
Mound dweller
Nakedly desires one living in colonies
Nectar collector
Needling session?
Nest builder
Nocturnal insect
Not pro
Offspring of a queen
Old-fashioned party
One doing garden work?
One in a long line of wor
One insect let out another
One jumping in a doghouse
One marching in a column
One of "Them!" things
One putting out feelers?
One seeking some anthers
One using a comb
One who's always buzzing
One with a small nest egg
Pantry invader
Pantry pest
Pantry raider
Parasitic insect
Pass muster
PC glitch
Pesky insect
Pet peeve?
Pet pest
Pet's pest
Pet's tiny tormentor
Petal pusher?
Picnic crasher
Picnic intruder
Picnic nuisance
Picnic pest
Pincered insect
Pitcher plant victim
Popular 1990's revival
Popular car, again
Popular VW
Programming problem
Quaint get-together
Queen of the hill
Queen of the hill?
Queen who might create qu
Queen's servant, maybe
Queen's subject, possibly
Queen, maybe
Quilters' do
Quilters' klatch
Quilting event
Quilting party
Quilting session
Red army member
Red dye
Reportedly run away from bloodsucker
Retro car
Royal jelly maker
Run away
School competition
Scurry - small car
Second helpings taken from brewer for worker
Secret listening device
Secretly listen in on insect
See 5 Down
Setter settler
Short alert from pager or buzzer
Six-foot worker, maybe
Six-legged worker
Small buzzer
Small circus performer
Small colonist
Small insect
Small part of a pound?
Soaring sprite upon a biting insect
Social group member
Social insect
Social worker
Social worker?
Soldier ___
Solomon wrote of it "Cons
Something that shouldn't
Spelling competition
Spelling contest
Spider's prey
Succeed, as a proposal
Sugar lover
Swarm member
Symbol of industriousness
Symbol of industry
Tackle box item
Target of some collars
Termite look-alike
Termite's relative
The Bee Gees
Thesaurus abbr.
This worker fellow makes complaint
Tidbit for an aardvark
Tidbit for an echidna
Tiny annoyance
Tiny colonist
Tiny forager
Tiny hill dweller
Tiny insect
Tiny member of a colony
Tiny toiler
Tiny tunneler
Tiny worker
Toiler on a hill
Travel by air
Tunnel builder
Tunnel traveler
Typhus carrier
Ubiquitous bug
Underground worker
Vermicide : worm :: formi
Waggle dance performer
Waggle dancer
Wax producer
Way to refuse
What might make your setter itch to escape, you tell me?
White fur
Wing it?
Word with black, red or w
Word with red or army
Word with white or worker
Worker in a garden
Worker ___
You wouldn't sit for a sp
Zipper cover
Zipper hider
Zyzzyva, e.g.

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