cobwebnoun [ C ]uk /ˈkɒb.web/ us /ˈkɑːb.web/
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- The cellar was damp, and great curtains of cobwebs, like gray lace, fell over the empty bins and wine-vaults.
- The place was foul with dirt and cobwebs, full of a musty odor.
- The plaster fallen off the walls covered the floor, and when the door was opened a horrible tapestry of black cobwebs waved in the draught.