spiderlike

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj spiderlike relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Spiderlike Like a spider.
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Usage

In literature:

Spiderlike out from each side of the monster thrust half a score of others.
"The Metal Monster" by A. Merritt
Spiderlike beings ran out over the smooth dark surface of the sea as if it were solid ground.
"Wanderer of Infinity" by Harl Vincent
Toot's nature was subtle and spiderlike.
"The Incendiary" by W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
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In news:

Spiders have inspired all kinds of creepy-crawly robots, so it's almost refreshing to see a spiderlike bot based on function rather than appearance.
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