earwig: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ēr'wig"), [key]
— n., v., -wigged, -wig•ging.
- any of numerous elongate, nocturnal insects of the order Dermaptera, having a pair of large, movable pincers at the rear of the abdomen.
- to fill the mind of with prejudice by insinuations.
- earwig (Thesaurus)