Mexican bean beetle

noun

Definition of Mexican bean beetle 

: a spotted ladybug (Epilachna varivestis) that feeds on the leaves of beans

First Known Use of Mexican bean beetle

1920, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Mexican bean beetle

Share Mexican bean beetle

Statistics for Mexican bean beetle

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Mexican bean beetle

The first known use of Mexican bean beetle was in 1920

See more words from the same year

Comments on Mexican bean beetle

What made you want to look up Mexican bean beetle? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the figure or shape of a crescent moon

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!