worminess
The quality of being wormy.

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  • worminess — See wormy. * * * …   Universalium

  • worminess — wormˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑worm …   Useful english dictionary

  • wormy — worminess, n. /werr mee/, adj., wormier, wormiest. 1. containing a worm or worms; contaminated with worms. 2. damaged or bored into by worms; worm eaten. 3. wormlike; groveling; low. [1400 50; late ME; see WORM, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • wormy — adjective (wormier, wormiest) 1》 full of worms; worm eaten. 2》 informal weak or despicable. Derivatives worminess noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • wormy — /ˈwɜmi/ (say wermee) adjective (wormier, wormiest) 1. containing a worm or worms; infested with worms. 2. worm eaten. 3. wormlike; grovelling; low. {worm + y1} –worminess, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • wormy — [wʉr′mē] adj. wormier, wormiest 1. containing a worm or worms; worm infested 2. WORM EATEN 3. like a worm 4. debased; groveling worminess n …   English World dictionary

  • wormy — adj. (wormier, wormiest) 1 full of worms. 2 wormeaten. Derivatives: worminess n …   Useful english dictionary

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