Definición de grub en inglés:

grub

Saltos de línea: grub
Pronunciación: /grʌb
 
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sustantivo

  • 1The larva of an insect, especially a beetle: my onions are ruined by small grubs eating the roots
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    • Dwarf mongooses mainly feed on insects like termites, locusts, beetles, grubs, larvae and spiders.
    • This year flea beetles, white grubs, seed corn maggots and wireworms generated a lot of discussion.
    • Insect larvae such as leatherjackets and chafer grubs, which feed on grass roots, have now reached a size and state of succulence that tempts birds to dig for them, spoiling lawns in the process.
  • 1.1A maggot or small caterpillar.
  • 2 [mass noun] informal Food: a popular bar serving excellent pub grub
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    • Located near to the town centre, the monastically themed bar offers traditional pub grub from 12.30 pm to 2.45 pm.
    • The CDs were handed out with fast food grub as part of a joint initiative between the two companies.
    • This year's event will include delights ranging from a First Class Food Day to an Organic and Vegetarian Day, with world food, British food and wedding grub all on the agenda, too.

verbo (grubs, grubbing, grubbed)

[no object, with adverbial] Volver al principio  

Origen

Middle English: perhaps related to Dutch grobbelen, also to grave1.

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