Definition of Worms. Meaning of Worms. Synonyms of Worms

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Definition of Worms

Worm
Worm Worm, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wormed; p. pr. & vb. n. Worming.] To work slowly, gradually, and secretly. When debates and fretting jealousy Did worm and work within you more and more, Your color faded. --Herbert.
Worm
Worm Worm, v. t. 1. To effect, remove, drive, draw, or the like, by slow and secret means; -- often followed by out. They find themselves wormed out of all power. --Swift. They . . . wormed things out of me that I had no desire to tell. --Dickens. 2. To clean by means of a worm; to draw a wad or cartridge from, as a firearm. See Worm, n. 5 (b) . 3. To cut the worm, or lytta, from under the tongue of, as a dog, for the purpose of checking a disposition to gnaw. The operation was formerly supposed to guard against canine madness. The men assisted the laird in his sporting parties, wormed his dogs, and cut the ears of his terrier puppies. --Sir W. Scott. 4. (Naut.) To wind rope, yarn, or other material, spirally round, between the strands of, as a cable; to wind with spun yarn, as a small rope. Ropes . . . are generally wormed before they are served. --Totten.

Meaning of Worms from wikipedia

- Worms may refer to: Worm, an animal with a tube-like body and no limbs Worms, Germany, a city Worms (electoral district) Worms, Nebraska, U.S. Worms im...
- Nibelungenlied. Worms has been a Roman Catholic bishopric since at least 614, and was an important palatinate of Charlemagne. Worms Cathedral is one...
- worms (bristle worms), 6.7 metres (22 ft) for the African giant earthworm, Microchaetus rappi, and 58 metres (190 ft) for the marine nemertean worm (bootlace...
- The World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) is a taxonomic database that aims to provide an authoritative and comprehensive list of names of marine organisms...
- from the company. More a software toy than a game, Worms? is an interactive version of Paterson's Worms. Maynard later worked on the 8-bit word processor...
- product of the composting process using various species of worms, usually red wigglers, white worms, and other earthworms, to create a mixture of decomposing...
- (1983). Worms (1995) Worms Reinforcements (1996) Worms: The Director's Cut (1997) Worms 2 (1997) Worms Armageddon (1999) Worms World Party (2001) Worms 3D...
- The Diet of Worms 1521 (German: Reichstag zu Worms [ˈʁaɪçstaːk tsuː ˈvɔɐms]) was an imperial diet (****embly) of the Holy Roman Empire called by King Charles...
- for worm charming, as it is known to stamp its feet – a behavior that attracts worms to the surface and allows the turtle to prey on them. Worms are most...
- Lymphatic filariasis is caused by the worms Wuchereria bancrofti, Brugia malayi, and Brugia timori. These worms occupy the lymphatic system, including...
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