- a sticky substance spread on twigs to catch birds
- anything that snares
transitive verb-·limed·, -·lim·ing
to spread or catch with birdlime
- A sticky substance that is smeared on branches or twigs to capture small birds.
- Something that captures or ensnares.
transitive verbbird·limed, bird·lim·ing, bird·limes
- To smear with birdlime.
- To catch with or as if with birdlime.
(third-person singular simple present birdlimes, present participle birdliming, simple past and past participle birdlimed)
- to add birdlime to