antlion : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the larva of any of several insects
- n winged insect resembling a dragonfly; the larvae (doodlebugs) dig conical pits where they wait to catch e.g. ants
News & Articles
- Antlions doodle away the time
In a fit to foresee the future, Tom Sawyer sought out the antlion, a lowly bug that doodles in the sand but is barely one-third the size of a pinkie fingernail.
July 20, 2013 - The Biloxi Sun Herald