• synonyms


or bark louse

See more synonyms for barklouse on Thesaurus.com
noun, plural bark·lice [bahrk-lahys] /ˈbɑrkˌlaɪs/.
  1. any of numerous insects of the order Psocoptera that live on the bark of trees and other plants.
Show More
See also psocid.

Origin of barklouse

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45; bark2 + louse
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018