birdlime


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Synonyms for birdlime

a sticky adhesive that is smeared on small branches to capture small birds

spread birdlime on branches to catch birds

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314-15, on birdlime, limed soul, and echoes of Psalm 51:7 and Isaiah
Birdlime and vitriol, that's what big herons are made of.
A solution proposed by the Foreign Secretary, Lord Palmerston, that birdlime should be put on the branches of the trees was equally impracticable: the sparrows had left the trees for the iron girders.
We boiled it till the Monday, and it turned into an adhesive stronger than birdlime, and entangled us both.
Groups like Friends of Limesticks claim that birdlime is a traditional method of hunting, and several politicians from Larnaca and Famagusta districts protect hunters' interests.