Examples of varmint in a Sentence
rats, mice, and other varmints
The sheriff in the movie gets revenge on the dirty varmint who killed his brother.
Recent Examples of varmint from the Web
Ms. Ryden’s devotion to the cause often extended to creatures that had been spurned as varmints by sheep ranchers, pet owners and backyard gardeners.
But for many ranchers, wolves—like coyotes—are regarded as varmint to be eradicated.
Wildlife watch Brooks Keopka had a close encounter with an unidentified varmint in Thursday’s first round.
And let’s face it: How long would the celebrity class survive without its colony of intrusive varmints in tow?
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VARMINT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of varmint for English Language Learners
: an animal that is considered a problem
: a bad person
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