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hunting spider

noun
  1. another name for wolf spider
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Examples from the Web for hunting spider

Historical Examples of hunting spider

  • He, Burl, had killed a hunting-spider upon the red-clay cliff.

    The Mad Planet

    Murray Leinster

  • The hunting-spider crouched over its victim in obscene absorption.

    Nightmare Planet

    Murray Leinster

  • It was, of course, one of the small beasts which had hatched from the hunting-spider's egg-bag.

    Nightmare Planet

    Murray Leinster

  • A small boy of the tribe had breathlessly told of seeing a hunting-spider killed by the red dust.

    The Forgotten Planet

    Murray Leinster

  • Once the tribesmen saw the grisly bulk of a hunting-spider outlined on the river-bank.

    The Forgotten Planet

    Murray Leinster