There are 2 translations of worm in Spanish:

worm1

Pronunciation: /wɜːrm; wɜːm/

n (earthworm)

  • 1.1 gusano (m), lombriz (f) (de tierra); (as term of abuse) gusano (m) the worm turns la paciencia se agota or tiene un límite
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    • He threw one last glance in the direction she had gone before yelling ‘Come and get me, you worms!’
    • Is that the best you could manage, George, you impotent worm?
    • ‘You despicable little worm,’ he snarled as he stomped into the house one day.
    1.2 (maggot) gusano (m)
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    • It is also clear that the process of decay was thought to be harmful to the dead, and the action of worms in the corpse were thought to be as painful as a needle to the living flesh.
    • You're born, you live, you die, you're worm food - that's all.
    • I think he is worm food as he died of lung cancer at the age of 71.
    1.3
    (worms pl)
    [Med] lombrices (fpl) he never stops eating: he must have worms no para de comer, debe tener la (lombriz) solitaria
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    • Consuming contaminated meat can lead to diarrhoea, intestinal worms or food poisoning and is especially dangerous for the very young or very old.
    • Internal parasites - worms - are one of the major problems facing the beef and dairy industries in both the United States and Brazil.
    • Garlic also helps knock out intestinal worms and other parasites.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of worm in Spanish:

worm2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (wriggle) to worm one's way (+ adv compl) he wormed his way along the tunnel atravesó el túnel arrastrándose she wormed her way o herself into their confidence se ganó su confianza con astucia how did he worm his way in? ¿cómo consiguió colarse? [familiar/colloquial] 1.2to worm sth out of sb [secret/information] sonsacarle* algo a algn
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    • For a while, they wouldn't even tell me how many digits were involved but I wormed the information out of them that there were three more.
    • If anyone tries to worm this information out of you, they will not get it.
    • Blanche wormed the details out of a very reluctant Stella with much coaxing and promising of new clothes.
  • 2 [Vet Sci] [dog/cat] desparasitar worming powder vermífugo (m), vermicida (m)
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    • If your kitten was wormed during his first visit, the vet will give him his second worming.
    • Your vet will need to administer the shots, but you can worm the dog yourself.
    • He's been wormed and treated for fleas and ticks.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.