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worm

US [wɜrm]
UK [wɜː(r)m]
  • n.蠕虫;蠕虫病毒;(人或动物体内的)寄生虫;肠虫
  • v.曲折行进(尤指通过狭窄或拥挤的地方);给(动物)驱肠虫
  • abbr.(=Write-Once Read Multiple)【计】一写多读光盘
  • Web蜗杆;虫子;蚯蚓
Plural Form:worms  Present Participle:worming  Past Tense:wormed  
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n.
1.
[c]
蠕虫a long thin creature with no bones or legs, that lives in soil
birds looking for worms
觅食蠕虫的鸟
2.
[pl]
(人或动物体内的)寄生虫;肠虫long thin creatures that live inside the bodies of humans or animals and can cause illness
The dog has worms.
这条狗体内有寄生虫。
3.
[c]
(昆虫的)幼虫the young form of an insect when it looks like a short worm
This apple is full of worms.
这个苹果生满了虫子。
4.
[c]
蠕虫;蠕虫程序;蠕虫病毒a computer program that is a type of virus and that spreads across a network by copying itself
5.
[c][ususing]
(informal)
懦夫;可怜虫a person you do not like or respect, especially because they have a weak character and do not behave well towards other people
IDM
the worm will turn
老实人被逼急了也要反抗;兔子急了也咬人a person who is normally quiet and does not complain will protest when the situation becomes too hard to bear
v.
1.
~ your way + adv./prep.
蠕动,曲折行进(尤指通过狭窄或拥挤的地方)to use a twisting and turning movement, especially to move through a narrow or crowded place
She wormed her way through the crowd to the reception desk.
她在人群中左拐右绕走到服务台。
2.
~ sth
给(动物)驱肠虫to give an animal medicine that makes worms pass out of its body in the faeces

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