An insect of an order distinguished by forewings typically modified into hard wing cases (elytra) that cover and protect the hind wings and abdomen. A tool with a heavy head and a handle, used for tasks such as ramming, crushing, and driving wedges; a maul. Make one's way hurriedly or with short, quick steps. Ram, crush, or drive with a beetle. (of a person's eyebrows) project or overhang threateningly. (of a person's eyebrows) shaggy and projecting.