an artificial fly having a hackle body, little or no tail, no wings, and unusually long legs, dressed to resemble a spider.
[spahy-der-huhn-ter] /ˈspaɪ dərˌhʌn tər/ noun 1. any of several sunbirds of the genus Arachnothera, of southern Asia and the East Indies, having dull-colored plumage and a long bill.
- Spider-hunting wasp
noun 1. any solitary wasp of the superfamily Pompiloidea, having a slender elongated body: the fast-running female hunts spiders as a food store for her larvae
noun 1. any of numerous predaceous arachnids of the order Araneae, most of which spin webs that serve as nests and as traps for prey. 2. (loosely) any of various other arachnids resembling or suggesting these. 3. any of various things resembling or suggesting a spider. 4. a frying pan, originally one with legs or […]
noun 1. any of several plants having lilylike flowers with narrow petals, as those belonging to the genera Crinum, Hymenocallis, and Lycoris, of the amaryllis family.