Words nearby fire ant
Origin of fire ant
Example sentences from the Web for fire ant
The more you scratch a fire-ant bite, the more the darn thing itches.
The most annoying of the species is the fire-ant—a little creature of a shining reddish colour.On the Banks of the Amazon|W.H.G. Kingston
There is the fire-ant of the Amazon valley, which will put human beings to flight.Furze the Cruel|John Trevena
Paresi bent away from the blow like a caterpillar being bitten by a fire-ant.Breaking Point|James E. Gunn
Cockroaches swarm everywhere; but the fire-ant is, for its size, probably the most terrible of created beings.The Western World|W.H.G. Kingston