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Synonyms for bug

insect

bugging device

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annoy

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Synonyms for bug

a minute organism usually producing disease

a minor illness, especially one of a temporary nature

something that mars the appearance or causes inadequacy or failure

a person who is ardently devoted to a particular subject or activity

to trouble the nerves or peace of mind of, especially by repeated vexations

to monitor (telephone calls) with a concealed listening device connected to the circuit

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Synonyms for bug

general term for any insect or similar creeping or crawling invertebrate

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a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine

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a small hidden microphone

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a minute life form (especially a disease-causing bacterium)

tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

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June Bug tried to get at him, but he couldn't break free of Miss Beets' grip.
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Accurately detecting bed bug infestations is crucial to the development of effective control strategies.
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The Western Conifer Seed Bug is harmless, but can be a nuisance because of its habit of trying to hibernate indoors, often in large numbers.
My observations regarding the growing bed bug situation over the past six years have underscored some of the significant reasons that bed bugs are currently succeeding as a pest on a wide-scale basis.
Anyone that has ever had big, red welts all over their bodies from bed bug bites knows how terribly frustrating bed bugs can be.
Determining when a bed bug infestation is eliminated in a vacant apartment is hard work--even more so than when operating in an occupied site.
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If there's a bug or another object nearby, the sound bounces off the object and comes back to the bat.