Simple Definition of bookworm
: a person who likes to read books and who spends a lot of time reading and studying
Full Definition of bookworm
: a person unusually devoted to reading and study
Examples of bookworm in a sentence
She was always a bookworm when she was a kid.
<a bookworm who prefers reading to just about any other activity>
First Known Use of bookworm
Rhymes with bookworm
affirm, bagworm, bloodworm, budworm, confirm, cutworm, deworm, dew worm, earthworm, eelworm, flatworm, glowworm, heartworm, hookworm, hornworm, inchworm, infirm, long-term, lugworm, lungworm, midterm, pinworm, ringworm, roundworm, sandworm, screwworm, short-term, silkworm, tapeworm, webworm, woodworm
BOOKWORM Defined for Kids
Definition of bookworm for Students
: a person who reads a lot
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up bookworm? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).