from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that exterminates, especially one whose occupation is the extermination of vermin.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Someone or something that exterminates.
- n. Specifically, a person whose job it is to kill insects and other pests in a building.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who, or that which, exterminates.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which exterminates.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who exterminates (especially someone whose occupation is the extermination of troublesome rodents and insects)
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Her husband wouldn't let her call an exterminator.
The rat ran for its life, dog barely missed it and I called the exterminator who came that afternoon and got rid of it.
Not sure how they got in, I called my exterminator and had my house checked.
You find some tiny crawling and airborne critters in your home, so you call the exterminator to get rid of them pronto.
"When the termites are already eating your house, you call the exterminator," said Melih Abdulhayoglu.
That’s what the landlord called them when I demanded he call an exterminator.
Iliana Figueroa , 44 years old, said becoming an exterminator was a major adjustment.
Sam called the exterminator, who refused to come in and spray the apartment because the dog had growled at him.
George, call the exterminator – we seem to have zombies in the backyard again!
I walked in and a polite woman at the front counter called the exterminator as soon as I told her about the bugs.
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