Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

jumping spider

noun

Definition of jumping spider

  1. :  any of a family (Salticidae) of small spiders that stalk and leap upon their prey



1736

First Known Use of jumping spider

1736


Learn More about jumping spider


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up jumping spider? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

in the capacity or character of

Get Word of the Day daily email!