gossamer Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “gossamer” in the English Dictionary

"gossamer" in British English

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gossamernoun [U]

uk   /ˈɡɒs.ə.mər/  us   /ˈɡɑː.sə.mɚ/
the very ​thinthread that spidersproduce to make webs

gossameradjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈɡɒs.ə.mər/  us   /ˈɡɑː.sə.mɚ/ literary
very ​delicate and ​light: gossamer ​wings a gossamer ​veil
(Definition of gossamer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gossamer”
in Spanish hilos de telaraña…
in Vietnamese tơ nhện…
in Malaysian sarang labah-labah…
in Thai เยื่อบาง ๆ…
in French fils de la Vierge…
in German der Altweibersommer…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛛丝,游丝…
in Indonesian benang labah-labah…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛛絲,遊絲…
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