1. true bug any of various insects of the order Hemiptera and especially of the suborder Heteroptera
  2. true-blue marked by unswerving loyalty
  3. rebuke an act or expression of criticism and censure
  4. true up make level, square, balanced, or concentric
  5. throw back throw back with a quick, light motion
  6. redbug larval mite that sucks the blood of vertebrates including human beings causing intense irritation
  7. tropic either of two parallels of latitude about 23.5 degrees to the north and south of the equator representing the points farthest north and south at which the sun can shine directly overhead and constituting the boundaries of the Torrid Zone or tropics
  8. throwback a reappearance of an earlier characteristic
  9. shutterbug a photography enthusiast
  10. trepang of warm coasts from Australia to Asia
  11. draw back pull or move away
  12. true bill an indictment endorsed by a grand jury
  13. jitterbug a jerky American dance that was popular in the 1940s
  14. treble having or denoting a high range
  15. drawback a feature that makes something less convenient or acceptable
  16. litterbug a person who leaves trash in public places
  17. water bug a true bug: large aquatic bug adapted to living in or on the surface of water
  18. firebug a true bug: brightly colored bug that can exude a stain
  19. debug locate and correct errors in a computer program code
  20. tribute something given or done as an expression of esteem