Definition of "mosquitoes" []

  • Any dipterous insect of the family Culicidae: the females have a long proboscis adapted for piercing the skin of man and animals to suck their blood (noun)
  • Plural form of mosquito. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "mosquitoes" in a sentence
  • "Otherwise, I've found that the worst place I've seen for mosquitoes is San Miguel de Allende."
  • "And mosquitoes from the wild are far fiercer than those weakling city-bred bitches we get around here."
  • "Doing it outdoors on stumps, in clearings and even swarmed by mosquitoes is particularly recommended."
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