HyperDic: cobwebby

English > 2 senses of the word cobwebby:
ADJECTIVEallcobwebby, diaphanous, filmy, gauzy, gauze-like, gossamer, see-through, sheer, transparent, vaporous, vapourousso thin as to transmit light
allcobwebbycovered with cobwebs
English > cobwebby: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningSo thin as to transmit light.
Synonymsdiaphanous, filmy, gauzy, gauze-like, gossamer, see-through, sheer, transparent, vaporous, vapourous
BroaderthinOf relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section
Spanishdiáfano, transparente
Catalantransparent
Nounscobweba fabric so delicate and transparent as to resemble a web of a spider
English > cobwebby: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningCovered with cobwebs.
Broaderdirty, soiled, uncleanSoiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime

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