What does the word weevil mean?

Usage examples for weevil

  1. The cotton- growing States have recently been invaded by a weevil that has done much damage and threatens the entire cotton industry. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  2. The first is entitled The Sacred Beetle and Others; the second and the third will be known as The Life of the Weevil and More Beetles respectively. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre