What is another word for flypaper?

24 synonyms found


[ flˈa͡ɪpe͡ɪpə], [ flˈa‍ɪpe‍ɪpə], [ f_l_ˈaɪ_p_eɪ_p_ə]

Flypaper is a thin strip of sticky material that is used to trap flying insects. Synonyms for flypaper include sticky tape, glue trap, insect trap, adhesive strip, and bug catcher. These terms are often used interchangeably with flypaper, and describe the same type of product. Sticky tape is commonly used to catch fruit flies, while glue traps are more effective at trapping larger pests like cockroaches and spiders. Insect traps are often used in commercial kitchens and other areas with high pest activity, while adhesive strips are popular in households with pets and children. Bug catchers are a more modern alternative to traditional flypaper, using a combination of scent and bait to lure pests into a trap.

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How to use "Flypaper" in context?

Flypaper is a sticky substance used to capture small flies, insects, or other flying creatures.

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