Translation of glowworm in Spanish:

glowworm

luciérnaga, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɡləʊwəːm//ˈɡloʊwərm/

noun

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    luciérnaga feminine
    bicho de luz masculine River Plate
    • Although there are no fireflies in Britain, maybe I should also spend the summer searching for a glow-worm over here - people are already organising walks for 2003 to hunt for them.
    • At first, I thought it must have been some sort of mutant glow-worm!
    • That night, after dark, we descended to a cutaway in a hillside where we could view the tiny lights of glow-worms, a first for all of us.
    • The best way to explore them and see the unique blue light of the glow-worms clinging to them is on a black-water rafting trip.
    • While some locals have ascribed the lights to UFOs, others blamed swarms of fireflies or even glow-worms.