1. an irritating or obnoxious person

Similar word(s): varmint

Definition categories: person

2. any of various small animals or insects that are pests; e.g. cockroaches or rats

- cereals must be protected from mice and other vermin

- he examined the child's head for vermin

- boys in the village have probably been shooting vermin

Definition categories: animal, pest

Sentences with vermin as a noun:

- The area was plagued by all sorts of vermin: fleas, lice, mice, and rats to name a few.

- Bring these gypsy vermin to the Palace of Justice.