Cite

Synonyms of firefly

Noun


1. firefly, fire beetle, Pyrophorus noctiluca, elaterid beetle, elater, elaterid

usage: tropical American click beetle having bright luminous spots

2. firefly, lightning bug, beetle

usage: nocturnal beetle common in warm regions having luminescent abdominal organs

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: firefly (Dictionary)