formicate

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin formica (ant) +‎ -ate.

Verb[edit]

formicate (third-person singular simple present formicates, present participle formicating, simple past and past participle formicated)

  1. To move like ants.
    • Lowell
      an open space which formicated with peasantry
  2. To have a sensation like the movement of ants.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

formīcāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of formīcō