Two years ago the few nuts the Gerardi hican had were all wormy.
His faith in boiling did not save him from a certain shrinking from wormy soup.
And this after the pinched ration of mouldy salt-horse and wormy hard-bread!
To make cider or vinegar from rotten and wormy apples ought to be considered a crime.
Ask the pupils to count out at random one hundred apples and to select from these the number that are wormy.
I thin the fruit while on the trees by picking off the wormy and defective ones.
When the nut is brought and cracked it is found to be wormy and bitter.
I pick from a step-ladder, and sort into three classes: windfalls, wormy, and perfect.
"Nothing but a beastly turnip and a wormy beet," said Tommy.
But,' says I, 'every week half of the beans was wormy, and not nigh enough wood in camp.