Larva synonyms

lär'və
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A term of insult for a 'worthless' person, as if a bug.
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Any of various insect larvae similar to those of the butterfly or moth.
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(Psychology) An often idealized image of a person, usually a parent, formed in childhood and persisting unconsciously into adulthood.
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The definition of grub is a stubby worm-shaped larva of some insects, or a slang term for food.
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An animal without vertebrae, i.e. backbone.
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The definition of a worm is an animal that is slender, soft and often segmented, or an insect larva, or a nasty person, or an unauthorized computer program.
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The immature form of an insect, such as a grasshopper, that does not pass through a pupal stage during metamorphosis. Nymphs resemble adults but are smaller and lack fully developed wings.
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An insect in the nonfeeding stage of development between the larva and adult, during which it typically undergoes a complete transformation within a protective cocoon or hardened case. Only certain kinds of insects, such as moths, butterflies, ants, and beetles, develop as larvae and pupae.
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Find another word for larva. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for larva, like: maggot, caterpillar, imago, grub, invertebrate, worm, nymph and pupa.