Definition of


  1. (noun, animal) terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers

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Alternate forms of Earthworm

Hypernyms: oligochaete, oligochaete worm

Origin of the word Earthworm

  1. 1590s, from earth + worm. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Earthworm

eardrum, eritrean, erythrina, erythronium

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