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Idioms for ant
Origin of ant
OTHER WORDS FROM antantlike, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH antant , aunt
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In the U.S. view a small group—or cadre—of fierce red ants have taken power and are opposing the black-ant majority.
Ted points out a small patch in the grass where there are some red ants.
Or how leaf-cutter ants cultivate a specific type of fungus so precious it is carried by the queen when she starts a new colony.Jared Diamond Talks About His New Book for Young Readers|William O’Connor|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dr. Tanning assured me that these feelings were not just ANTS (“automatic negative thoughts,” in therapy parlance).
Then, a joke was rewriting the lunchroom menu to include "scrambled snails" and “fried ants.”Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They destroy ants and spiders and other creeping things, so that Alila's mother never kills them nor drives them away.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
The most destructive insects are the ants, and every variety of them that can hurt vegetable life is to be found here.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
The solitary ants, on the contrary, manifest no special intelligence, and do not rise above the general insect level.
A few days later she was prouder still when they scampered this way and that, pecking at little bugs and ants.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
Another poison is of a pale glue color, which is supposed by Stanley to be made of crushed red ants.