hornet
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈhɔː.nɪt/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈhɔɹ.nɪt/
Noun

hornet (plural hornets)

  1. A large wasp, of the genus Vespa, having a brown-and-yellow-striped body and the ability to inflict a serious sting.
  2. A person who pesters with petty but ceaseless attacks.
Translations
  • French: frelon
  • German: Hornisse
  • Italian: calabrone
  • Portuguese: vespão, abelha-pedreira
  • Russian: ше́ршень
  • Spanish: avispón

Hornet
Noun

hornet (plural hornets)

  1. (soccer) someone connected with Watford Football Club, as a fan, player, coach etc.



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