[ tuhm-buhl-buhg ]
/ ˈtʌm bəlˌbʌg /
any of several dung beetles that roll balls of dung in which they deposit their eggs and in which the young develop.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby tumblebug
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Example sentences from the Web for tumblebug
It was only a tumblebug, but he shrank from putting foot on any living thing.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14|Elbert Hubbard