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daddy-longlegs

dad·dy·long·legs

daddy-longlegs

 
pronunciation:
dae di lawng legz
part of speech: noun
definition: (used with a singular or plural verb) a small animal that resembles a spider. Daddy-longlegs are arachnids and have a small, rounded body with eight very long, thin legs.