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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Covered with filaments spun by a spider; So thin as to transmit light.

Usage examples (36)
  • Arachnoid, said of the veil when it is cobwebby, that is, formed of loose threads.
  • (Hmm, spell check identifies "cobwebby" as a word.
  • Gordon recalled the cobwebby garment on the bed.
  • Nothing was mouldering, ragged, cobwebby or dirty. for more
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