from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Infested with or damaged by worms.
- adjective Suggestive of a worm.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Containing a worm; full of worms; infested or affected with worms; lousy, as fish; measly, as pork; worm-eaten, as timber, fruit, etc.
- Worm-like; low; mean; debased; groveling; earthy.
- Associated with earthworms, and hence with the earth or the grave; gloomy or dismal as the grave.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Containing a worm; abounding with worms.
- adjective Like or pertaining to a worm; earthy; groveling.
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- adjective Of or like a
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective infested with or damaged (as if eaten) by worms
- adjective totally submissive
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While the slump-shouldered Johnson could best be described as "wormy," Nicks is a specimen.
Rabbits were "wormy" and the law prohibited the shooting of almost everything else.
Those long, gangling men, theyre nearly always too kind of wormy to be any good in athletics, and theyre so awkward they keep falling over chairs or28
He very seldom now, being over eighty, with a strange "wormy" pain in his left ear, took his horses out himself.
He hated his old woman, and in a vaguely superstitious, thoroughly Glebeshire fashion half-believed that she had cast a spell over him and was really responsible for his "wormy" ear.
In fact, it's a testament to people's distrust of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) that 40 percent still went for the "wormy" option.
He said he looked wormy, meaning too skinny for a tight end.