2 entries found for mosquito.
To select an entry, click on it.
Main Entry: mos·qui·to
Inflected Form(s): plural -toesalso -tos
Etymology: from Spanish mosquito "mosquito," literally "little fly," from mosca "fly" : any of numerous two-winged flies of which the females have a needlelike structure of the mouth region adapted to puncture the skin and suck the blood of animals - mos·qui·to·ey /-skt--w/ adjective [mosquito illustration]