entomophagous

adjective en·to·moph·a·gous \ ˌen-tə-ˈmä-fə-gəs \

Definition of entomophagous

: feeding on insects

First Known Use of entomophagous

circa 1847

in the meaning defined above

See Words from the same year
NEW! Time Traveler

Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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