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worm·y

 (wûr′mē)
adj. worm·i·er, worm·i·est
1. Infested with or damaged by worms.
2. Suggestive of a worm.

worm′i·ness n.

wormy

(ˈwɜːmɪ)
adj, wormier or wormiest
1. (Zoology) worm-infested or worm-eaten
2. resembling a worm in appearance, ways, or condition
3. (Forestry) (of wood) having irregular small tunnels bored into it and tracked over its surface, made either by worms or artificially
4. low or grovelling
ˈworminess n

worm•y

(ˈwɜr mi)

adj. worm•i•er, worm•i•est.
1. containing a worm or worms; contaminated with worms.
2. damaged or bored into by worms; worm-eaten.
[1400–50]
worm′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.wormy - infested with or damaged (as if eaten) by worms
worn - affected by wear; damaged by long use; "worn threads on the screw"; "a worn suit"; "the worn pockets on the jacket"
2.wormy - totally submissive
submissive - inclined or willing to submit to orders or wishes of others or showing such inclination; "submissive servants"; "a submissive reply"; "replacing troublemakers with more submissive people"
Translations
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wormy

[ˈwɜːmɪ] ADJ
1. (= worm-eaten) [fruit] → con gusanos; [furniture] → carcomido, apolillado
2. (= full of worms) [soil] → lleno de gusanos

wormy

adj applewurmig; woodwurmstichig; soilwurmreich

wormy

[ˈwɜːmɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fruit) → bacato/a; (furniture) → tarlato/a
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