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daddy longlegs
Pronunciation: /ˌdadi ˈlɒŋlɛɡz/

Translation of daddy longlegs in Spanish:

noun plural daddy longlegs

[colloquial]
  • 1 (harvestman)
    (American English)
    falangio (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • It belongs to an ancient version of the daddy-long-legs, which is also called ‘the harvestmen ‘apparently.’
    • Seal and caulk around vents, pipes, and windows where daddy-long-legs and insects can creep inside.
  • 2 (cranefly)
    (British English)
    típula (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • A few fish have been taken on the dap, with crickets/grasshoppers doing the business, and the daddy-long-legs should be making an appearance soon.
    • Opening with a warp-speed ‘Loaded’ the greatest frontman in the north-west's all over the monitors like a human daddy-long-legs.

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