cob-webby

cobwebby

[kob-web-ee]
adjective
1.
bearing an accumulation of cobwebs.
2.
having the form, texture, or quality of cobwebs.

Origin:
1735–45; cobweb + -y1

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cobwebby

adjective
1. so thin as to transmit light; "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" 
2. covered with cobwebs 
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