1.1A wriggling animalcule or the larva of a mosquito. Also called wiggler.
More example sentences
- We know them by many names: grub (beetles, bees, wasps), maggot, caterpillar (butterflies, moths), and wriggler (mosquitoes).
- The larvae, called wrigglers, feed in the water for a week or so, then pupate for only a few days before emerging as adults.
- Watch out for mosquito wrigglers in any uncovered water containers.
Definition of wriggler in:
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