Definición de bookworm en inglés:

bookworm

Silabificación: book·worm
Pronunciación: /ˈbo͝okˌwərm
 
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sustantivo

  • 1 informal A person devoted to reading.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • A school is creating a new generation of bookworms with an innovative reading project.
    • And it's perfect reading for the bookworm to capture over a weekend.
    • Anju, the rebellious bookworm, grows up angry at the world.
  • 2The larva of a wood-boring beetle that feeds on the paper and glue in books.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The Clinic has plans to market insecticidal papers which need to be interleafed in books and magazines to keep away silverfish and bookworms, explains Mr. Shaji.
    • According to him, termites and bookworms damage palm-leaf inscriptions.
    • The bookworm reminds the authors of the vulnerability of books, not only from voracious insects, but also from the acid in the paper that is destroying our books.

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Palabra del día skosh
Pronunciación: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little