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See definition of cicada on Dictionary.com
  • as inlocust
  • as inseventeen-year locust

synonyms for cicada

  • grasshopper
  • cicala
  • dog-day cicada
  • periodical cicada
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How to use cicada in a sentence

However, there have been instances in other areas where people complained of these itchy bites during periodic cicada emergences.
OAK-MITE BITES: CICADAS MAY HAVE LEFT D.C. REGION AN ITCHY GIFTELLIE SILVERMANJULY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Should cicadas ever start interfering with each other like this, it wouldn’t surprise me if the brood cycles adapt over the course of the next million years or so.
CAN YOU WIN THE PENALTY SHOOTOUT?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSJULY 16, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
As vaccination rates rise and the number of infections fall, like the Brood X cicadas, we are finally emerging from our homes and learning how to re-acclimate after 15 months of isolation, anxiety and loss.
THE PANDEMIC’S NEGATIVE—AND POSSIBLY LONG-TERM—TOLL ON GEN XJESSICA DAVIESJUNE 21, 2021DIGIDAY
Unrated during the pandemicDowntown Washington feels buzzy again, and cicadas have nothing to do with it.
TOSCA RETURNS TO BUSINESS DOWNTOWN WITH A FRESH LOOK AND NEW CHEFTOM SIETSEMAJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That means that, every 17 years, dog owners must add cicadas to the list of summertime pet hazards.
CICADAS, PLANTS AND TOO MUCH SUN: HOW TO KEEP YOUR PET SAFE FROM SUMMER HAZARDSANGELA HAUPTJUNE 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The app’s leaderboard—a ranking of the top 500 submittors of usable cicada images—shows that she’s currently holding the No.
THE BROOD X CICADAS ARE HERE — AND YES, THERE’S AN APP FOR THATTANYA BASUJUNE 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Well, not “W’s” — cicadas don’t read or write English — but designs that look like W’s.
THE WINGS OF WAR: SOME PEOPLE BELIEVED CICADAS CARRIED A DIRE WARNINGJOHN KELLYMAY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Kevin Ambrose — a person — reports about cicadas for the Capital Weather Gang.
MY NAME IS MAX, AND I HAVE A CICADA PROBLEMKEVIN AMBROSEMAY 28, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As if the pandemic, political discord and even cicadas weren’t enough, now there’s trouble brewing when trying to buy a new car.
SMART RIDES FOR TRYING TIMESJOE PHILLIPSMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
As the insects climb from tree roots to the soil’s surface and await a specific temperature, the fungus germinates and infects the cicadas, Lovett said.
A FUNGUS COULD TURN SOME CICADAS INTO SEX-CRAZED ‘SALT SHAKERS OF DEATH’MARISA IATIMAY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO CICADA

  • cicada
  • grasshopper
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