adjective, filmier, filmiest.
thin and light; fine and gauzy: a gown of a filmy material.
hazy or misty; glazed: filmy eyes.

1595–1605; film + -y1

filmily, adverb
filminess, noun Unabridged
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filmy (ˈfɪlmɪ)
adj , filmier, filmiest
1.  composed of or resembling film; transparent or gauzy
2.  covered with or as if with a film; hazy; blurred

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Word Origin & History

c.1600, from film + -y (2). Related: Filminess.
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Example sentences
They can be large or small, fluffy and feathered or transparent and filmy,
  delicate or tough.
The pinkish-white grotto salamander adults have eyes that are tiny, partly or
  completely blind, and covered with a filmy skin.
Filmy white shades diffuse sunlight through the sitting area-helped by pale
  fabrics and rugs.
Perhaps a filmy material could be created with similar properties.
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