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Related / Similar Words: sucking louse, bird louse, biting louse, plant louse, worm, insect, dirt ball

 

Definition:
  • wingless usually flattened blood-sucking insect parasitic on warm-blooded animals;
  • wingless insect with mouth parts adapted for biting; mostly parasitic on birds;
  • any of several small insects especially aphids that feed by sucking the juices from plants;
  • a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect;

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    Hyponyms: common louse, Pediculus humanus, head louse, Pediculus capitis, body louse, cootie, Pediculus corporis, crab louse, pubic louse, crab, Phthirius pubis, chicken louse, shaft louse, Menopon palladum, Menopon gallinae, aphid, adelgid, grape louse, grape phylloxera, Phylloxera vitifoleae, jumping plant louse, psylla, psyllid, oak blight

     

    Member Meronyms: Anoplura, order Anoplura, Mallophaga, order Mallophaga

     

    Anagrams: ousel, Seoul

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: morr and qelbanik   Arabic: قملة and سافل ابن كلب  
    Bosnian:   Bulgarian: въшка and гад  
    Catalan: poll   Chinese: 虱子  
    Croatian:   Danish: lus  
    Dutch: (arme) luis and luis   Esperanto: pediko  
    Finnish: luopio and täi   French: pou and salaud  
    German: Dreckskerl and Laus   Greek: ψείρα and κοπρόσκυλον  
    Hebrew: כינה   Hungarian: tetű  
    Icelandic: lús   Indonesian: kutu  
    Italian: pidocchio   Japanese:  
    Korean:   Latin: pediculus  
    Lithuanian: utėlė   Norwegian: lus  
    Persian: شپش   Polish: gnida and wesz  
    Portuguese: piolho   Romanian: păduche  
    Russian: вошь and гнида   Slovak: voš and všivák  
    Slovene: and ušivec   Spanish: piojo and sinvergüenza  
    Swahili: chawa   Swedish: lus  
    Tagalog: kuto   Telugu: పనికిమాలిన వ్యక్తి  
    Thai: คนเส็งเคร็ง and เหา   Turkish: aşağılık kimse  
    Vietnamese: con rận  
     
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