follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

formicate

/ˈfɔːmɪˌkeɪt/
verb (intransitive) (rare)
1.
to crawl around like ants
2.
to swarm with ants or other crawling things
Word Origin
C17: from Latin formīcāre, from formīca ant
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for formicate

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends