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Synonyms for dragonflyˈdræg ənˌflaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dragonfly, darning needle, devil's darning needle, sewing needle, snake feeder, snake doctor, mosquito hawk, skeeter hawk(noun)

    slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.

    Synonyms:
    mosquito hawk, bullbat, skeeter hawk, darning needle, old man's beard, devil's darning needle, virgin's bower, embroidery needle, snake feeder, dragonfly, sewing needle, nighthawk, snake doctor

Wiktionary

  1. dragonfly(noun)

    Synonyms:
    ear sewer, snake doctor, mosquito fly, needle, spindle, devils darning needle, snake feeder, skeeter hawk, mosquito hawk, darner, darning needle, horse-stinger

  2. dragonfly(noun)

    An insect of the suborder Anisoptera with four long transparent wings held perpendicular to a long body.

    Synonyms:
    skeeter hawk, devils darning needle, mosquito fly, snake feeder, spindle, needle, snake doctor, ear sewer, mosquito hawk, darner, horse-stinger, darning needle

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damselfly


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