Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The pea-weevil, Bruchus pisi.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Here am I between his toes like a pea-bug, and him noiselessly over-reaching me.

    Fantasia of the Unconscious

  • Morning, with rain in the sky, and the forest subtly brooding, and me feeling no bigger than a pea-bug between the roots of my fir.

    Fantasia of the Unconscious

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