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spi·der·webor spider web (spī′dər-wĕb′)
The silky web that a spider spins in order to catch its prey.
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|Noun||1.||spider web - a web resembling the webs spun by spiders|
|2.||spider web - a web spun by spiders to trap insect prey|
cobweb - a dense elaborate spider web that is more efficient than the orb web
funnel web - a funnel-shaped spider web; the funnel-web spider perches in the center of the web
orb web - a circular spider web
sheet web - an irregular spider web woven in a single plane and looking like flattened hammocks
web - an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving; "the trees cast a delicate web of shadows over the lawn"