Definition of Gossamer in English :
Define Gossamer in English
Gossamer meaning in English
Meaning of Gossamer in English
Pronunciation of Gossamer in English
Gossamer pronunciation in English
Pronounce Gossamer in Englishsee synonyms of gossamer
a gauze fabric with an extremely fine texture
3. ethereal, gossamer
characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy
Example Sentences:'this smallest and most ethereal of birds''gossamer shading through his playing'
so thin as to transmit light
Example Sentences:'a hat with a diaphanous veil''filmy wings of a moth''gauzy clouds of dandelion down''gossamer cobwebs''sheer silk stockings''transparent chiffon''vaporous silks'
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