butterfly

All Noun
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  • Info Butterflies are part of the class of Insects in the order Lepidoptera. more...
  • The three butterflies make up half of the whole world's total collection.
  • They are often one of the first butterflies seen in the spring.
  • During his time in various remote places he studied the local birds and butterflies.
  • Some people only like to look at the butterflies, while others like to take pictures as well.
  • Some people say that when a butterfly lands on you it means good luck.
  • Some butterflies' wings may take up to three hours to dry while others take about one hour.
  • The x-guard is often used in combination with butterfly and half guard.
  • The butterflies were also able to change from one mode to another rapidly.
  • There are various species of birds and butterflies and some species of wild animals in the area.
  • The song was one of the last recorded tracks and was the only non-original song on Butterfly.
  • Attracted by water and flowers, wild native birds and butterflies frequently visit here.
  • Like many tropical butterflies they show different wet and dry season forms.
  • Butterfly gives him her hand and this her child's.
  • The butterfly seems to be well established and is extending its range from year to year.
  • Over-collection of the species for commercial gain is considered a high threat to this butterfly.
  • Educational programs for children include plant-animal relations, butterflies, and human uses of native plant materials.
  • It's like a great butterfly's wing is n't it? Cited from The Cardinal's Snuff-Box, by Henry Harland
  • Two butterfly families were named after him and eleven entomologic species bear his name.
  • It was the first time he had noticed how beautiful a butterfly's wings were. Cited from Prisoners, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • Like any other butterflies, it goes through a certain life cycle.
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Synonyms of butterfly

Meaning of butterfly

  • noun Diurnal insect typically having a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad colorful wings
  • noun A swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down
  • verb Flutter like a butterfly
  • verb Cut and spread open, as in preparation for cooking
    butterflied shrimp