HyperDic: arachnid

English > 1 sense of the word arachnid:
NOUNanimalarachnid, arachnoidair-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs
arachnid > pronunciation
Soundserae'knahd; erae'knihd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wounded: 365 rhymes with ahd...
abbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > arachnid: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningair-breathing arthropods characterized by simple eyes and four pairs of legs.
Member ofArachnida, class ArachnidaA large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs
Narroweracarinemite or tick
false scorpion, pseudoscorpionsmall nonvenomous arachnid resembling a tailless scorpion
harvestman, daddy longlegs, Phalangium opiliospiderlike arachnid with a small rounded body and very long thin legs
scorpionarachnid of warm dry regions having a long segmented tail ending in a venomous stinger
spiderpredatory arachnid with eight legs, two poison fangs, two feelers, and usually two silk-spinning organs at the back end of the body
whip-scorpion, whip scorpionnonvenomous arachnid that resembles a scorpion and that has a long thin tail without a stinger
Broaderarthropodinvertebrate having jointed limbs and a segmented body with an exoskeleton made of chitin
Spanisharácnido, arácnidos

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