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synonyms for scorpion

  • harvestman
  • mite
  • tarantula
  • tick
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How to use scorpion in a sentence

As invertebrates in the arachnid family, scorpions are closely related to spiders and ticks and are most active in warm summer months, hunting at night and keeping to the cool shade during the day.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SCORPION STINGS AND VENOMJOHN KENNEDYJULY 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Of course, hidden scorpions can still sting if you accidentally enter their refuge, so watch where you put your uncovered hands and feet when in their typically dry, rocky natural habitats, and be cautious when reaching into crevices or under rocks.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SCORPION STINGS AND VENOMJOHN KENNEDYJULY 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Flies, like Tobler’s cockroaches and scorpions, could not be easily hooked up to an EEG machine.
SLEEP EVOLVED BEFORE BRAINS. HYDRAS ARE LIVING PROOF.VERONIQUE GREENWOODMAY 18, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
She studied scorpions, giraffes, hamsters, cats — 22 species in all.
SLEEP EVOLVED BEFORE BRAINS. HYDRAS ARE LIVING PROOF.VERONIQUE GREENWOODMAY 18, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
In the interest of scientific equity, Ambuehl ate one of these scorpions himself.
THE DOWNSIDE OF DISGUST (EP. 448)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 21, 2021FREAKONOMICS
There was a separate experiment to see how much he’d have to pay students to eat a whole scorpion.
THE DOWNSIDE OF DISGUST (EP. 448)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 21, 2021FREAKONOMICS
Two Turkish Regiments were discovered in mass creeping along the top of the cliffs by the searchlights of the Scorpion.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
This, with contemptuous indignation, we fling back into their face, as a scorpion to a vulture.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
I should have been in her fond embrace—now I shared the company of the rat, the lizard, and the scorpion.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
Ida left her thus—writhing under the scorpion-lash of remorse, and rejecting consolation.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCORPION

  • harvestman
  • mite
  • scorpion
  • tarantula
  • tick
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.