Definition of jumping spider in English:

jumping spider

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noun

A large-eyed spider which hunts prey by stalking and pouncing on it.
  • Family Salticidae, order Araneae
More example sentences
  • Wolf spiders, tarantulas, and jumping spiders are of this sort.
  • ‘I'm not ‘into’ spiders and usually leave them alone, but I've seen a few jumping spiders around and it is interesting to see them hunt for insects.‘
  • Acutally, even the jumping spiders that posture fiercely on door and window frames are worth watching.

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