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Synonyms for chigger

small tropical flea

larval mite that sucks the blood of vertebrates including human beings causing intense irritation

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Tom Cane, fishing from his own boat, used a jigger baited with fresh mackerel to take a 16lb cod.
Jiggers, tiny 1mm fleas, burrow into exposed foot skin and stay for two weeks laying eggs, causing feet to swell.
Jiggers burrow into feet and lay eggs that multiply and damage tissue, causing pain and infections that may lead to amputation and even death.
In other circumstances, such as at Old Time dances, the fiddlers may repeat the Red River Jig enough times to allow jiggers to perform numerous changes, anywhere from rive to fifteen renditions.
Edmonton's Metis Child Little Jiggers performed at The Gathering: A cultural expression of Indigenous arts on Nov.
Division Two leaders Jiggers edged out the ever-improving Bob Colenuts, while second-placed Onetouchables beat third-placed Dinas Powys Dream Team 6-4.
While definitions vary among industry observers, most accept that at a minimum, it consists of beverageware such as glass and crystal stemware and double old-fashioned glasses; ice buckets and coolers of plastic, steel or crystal; decanters; corkscrews; and tools such as swizzlers, mixing spoons and jiggers.
Go on to say that they have betrayed the proud traditions forged down the back jiggers of the terraced streets and you're inviting a nuclear strike.
Especially if it's those annoying denim-clad jiggers.
No-one used shads and the fish were all taken on jiggers or pink plastic shrimps.
As the and group's director of cocktail development I make sure that American Metalcraft's classic mixing glasses, stainless steel mixing tins, strainers and jiggers can be found on our bar-top.
New York act, JIGGERS, are bringing their special blend of performance, art and music for a one-off spectacle at mima on Thursday.
Sunday Division Three: The Sidekicks 4, Grange Alcos 6; FC Hollywood 1, 1 4 Golf 7; Joceys Giants 6, Spartak Caerdydd 7; Jiggers 7, Blackhorse Rovers 3; Jammie Spanners 5, Dynamo KF 0; Athletico Dewi Sant 0, Savage Nation 5.
IRISH jiggers Spirit Of The Dance kicked up a storm on Jim Davidson Presents (Friday, BBC1).
In barware, spotlighted at the show, accessory items such as bar knives, jiggers and bottle openers are packaged in attractive presentation boxes, ready to be given as gifts.