GNAT MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Gnat Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Any fly resembling a Culex in form or habits; esp., in America, a small biting fly of the genus Simulium and allies, as the buffalo gnat, the black fly, etc.
  2. (n.) A blood-sucking dipterous fly, of the genus Culex, undergoing a metamorphosis in water. The females have a proboscis armed with needlelike organs for penetrating the skin of animals. These are wanting in the males. In America they are generally called mosquitoes. See Mosquito.


• Gnathopod Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A gnathopodite or maxilliped. See Maxilliped.


• Gnathonic Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Alt. of Gnathonical


RECENT SEARCHES