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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small animal with eight legs that spins webs to catch insects to eat.

Usage examples (37)
  • The spider in the corner had a big fly caught in its web.
  • It's the result of what he called the spider web effect.
  • December 2002: uses crutches, his left foot wrapped in bandages, because of swelling from what he described as a spider bite.
  • Just to be clear, this spider is getting PLENTY to eat. for more
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