Dictionary

meadow spittlebug

meadow spittlebug

noun

Definition of MEADOW SPITTLEBUG

:  a widely distributed spittlebug (Philaenus spumarius) that does severe damage especially to grasses

First Known Use of MEADOW SPITTLEBUG

1942

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: meadowsweetPrevious Word in the Dictionary: meadow saffronAll Words Near: meadow spittlebug
February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears