Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The popular name of sundry small true bugs or hemipterous insects which frequent the blossoms of flowering plants, as the species of Anthocoris.

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Examples

  • He jumped from the griffin's back, fell into the foliage of a flower-bug bush, and scared up a swarm of flowerbugs.

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