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Synonyms for beetle

to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

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a tool resembling a hammer but with a large head (usually wooden)

be suspended over or hang over

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fly or go in a manner resembling a beetle

beat with a beetle

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jutting or overhanging

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When husband Nick leaned in for a closer look, he was shocked to find a strange-looking black beetle living at the bottom of the plant.
Imagine someone who looks like your mother carefully picking out "a particularly large and black beetle," pulling off its legs, "which she dropped, neatly, into a big glass ashtray on the small table beside the sofa," and popping the beetle into her mouth.
My first car was a badly behaved Black Beetle which I called Mortimer.
Top fly patterns were: Black Beetle, CdC, Klinkhammer, Hare's Ear, Fluff Cat and Black Buzzer.
com FLY BOX Caistron: Hares Ears, Diawl Bachs Chatton: Black Buzzers, Black Gnats, Hoppers, Hares Ears, Pheasant Tails, Diawl Bachs and lures Derwent: Dawson's Olive, Orange Fritz, Black Buzzer, Green Nomad Fontburn: Black Fritz, Daddies, Claret Hoppers Higham: Buzzers, dries, Damsels on intermediate line Jubilee: Shipman's Buzzer, Shuttlecock Buzzer, Bloodworm, Diawl Bach, Orange Blob, Zonker Kielder: Cormorant, Tequila Blob and Snakes Naworth: Green Damsel Sharpley: Olive/Brown Buzzer, Hares Ear Nymph/Foam Head, Olive F Fly, Yellow Owl, Black Beetle, Green Klinkhamer, Daddy/Hopper, Cats, Blobs Thrunton: Buzzers, Cormorant, Diawl Bach, Zonkers, Bloodworm, Cat's Whisker, Blobs, Blue Flash Damsel, dries Witton Castle: Buzzers, CdCs
A small, black beetle with a short snout does its greatest damage as a whitish grub (the larva stage) living in the soil at the base of its host plant feeding on plant roots.
There's one song called Black Beetle Pies, which is about this woman who set herself up as an altruistic helper of the poor," explains the musician.
C Crompton caught 28 trout on a small Black Beetle.
The best patterns were the black beetle, black spider, emergers such as the shuttlecock and shipman's buzzer, diawl bach, olive fritz lure or black zonker.
George Barnett did well on size 18 dries and Sean Burnside of School Aycliffe did well with the black beetle.
Sharpley: Black/green buzzer pupae, Olive emerger, Hare's Ear foam head; Pheasant tail Nymph, Cat's Whisker, Olive Tinhead, Gold Ribbed Hare's Ear nymph; Black Beetle, Lake Olive Dun, Damsel nymph, Daddies, Black/ Brown F Fly, Klinkhamer, Olive Worm.
Knitsley Mill: Black Beetle, various black dry flies, Klinkhamer, White Buzzer, Okey Dokey, Green Buzzer, Shipman's Buzzer.
Patterns: Black Beetle, Dawson's Olive, Cat's Whisker, Black Fritz, Black Zulu.
Best flies were: Black Beetle, Dawson's Olive, Cats Whisker, Black Fritz and Black Zulu.
Just under two-thirds of the trees taken down were infested by the white-spotted black beetle that was discovered in Worcester three years ago, while the others were taken because they were potential host trees close to an infested arbor.