Sentence Examples

  • The tarantula, like all its allies, spins no web as a snare but catches its prey by activity and speed of foot.
  • Spiders which spin no snare are dependent for capturing prey for the most part upon their quickness or powers of lying concealed.
  • Perhaps the most rudimentary form of snare arose from the spinning of threads round the mouth of the tube to hold it in place.
  • To the web is attached a trap-line which when drawn taut holds the snare stretched and tight, and when relaxed loosens the whole structure so that the threads fall together.