Definition of 'spider'
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Let me rescue you from some giant spiders. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We played a computer game where a spider had to catch flies. The Sun (2011)Why is it that some insects and spiders die by suicide? Times, Sunday Times (2007)They top up with spiders and small insects for protein. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Often found walking up walls in houses or sheds and good at catching other spiders. The Sun (2009)They mop up insects and spiders as they go. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Fix fake spiders and insects to it with safety pins. The Sun (2012)Like a fly in a spider's web. The Sun (2015)There were snakes and spiders, as well as an old leopard who would come by. Times, Sunday Times (2010)To me, spiders are enjoyable creatures. The Sun (2011) Giant spiders' webs light up in the glow. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Is it because both snakes and spiders move in a disturbingly counter-intuitive way? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Once the spider catches a victim, it can decide whether it is tasty or not. Times, Sunday Times (2008)How about that ghastly moment when she had insects, snakes and spiders climbing all over her? Times, Sunday Times (2008)When an insect or spider is sensed, the leaves snap shut. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A small spider had appeared in the liquor. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When you've done all the prompts for a topic draw a giant spider diagram to show them all. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Before we had got out of the van, they had admitted to a fear of spiders and of heights. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Despite the risk of blood poisoning and going into shock after the horrific bite, doctors expect the spider to make a full recovery. The Sun (2006)Most people will admit having some fear, whether it be heights, spiders or the dark. The Sun (2008)The fears of spiders and of heights are predictably, the most common, according to a new survey. The Sun (2009) Use a spider graph. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He saw woman as both the victim and the predator, the spider and the fly - often at one and the same time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'spider'
British English: spider /ˈspaɪdə/ NOUN
A spider is a small creature with eight legs.
- American English: spider
- Arabic: عَنْكَبُوت
- Brazilian Portuguese: aranha
- Chinese: 蜘蛛
- Croatian: pauk
- Czech: pavouk
- Danish: edderkop
- Dutch: spin
- European Spanish: araña
- Finnish: hämähäkki
- French: araignée
- German: Spinne
- Greek: αράχνη
- Italian: ragno
- Japanese: クモ 動物
- Korean: 거미
- Norwegian: edderkopp
- Polish: pająk
- European Portuguese: aranha
- Romanian: păianjen
- Russian: паук
- Spanish: araña
- Swedish: spindel
- Thai: แมงมุม
- Turkish: örümcek
- Ukrainian: павук
- Vietnamese: con nhện
Definition of spider from the Collins English Dictionary
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