Part of speech:
A web made by a spider
A slender, coiling plant part, often a modified leaf or leaf part, that helps support the stem of some climbing angiosperms by clinging to or winding around an object. Peas, squash, and grapes produce tendrils.
Any very thin, light, transparent, loosely woven material, as of cotton or silk
Any of the distinct structural materials of an organism, having a particular function
A sheer, lightweight fabric of silk, nylon, etc.
The definition of a fiber is a thin, threadlike structure that combines to form animal or plant tissue, or a thin, threadlike structure made synthetically or from minerals.
The definition of thread is a fine line, streak or string.
Impenetrable by light; neither transparent nor translucent.
(Informal) Very friendly; intimate:
Consisting of large particles; not fine in texture:
(Botany) Growing or borne above the ground or water:
Having little or no substance; thin or immaterial:
Very light; airy; delicate
The definition of filmy is something airy, sheer or hazy.
Resembling gauze, as in thinness or translucency:
Easily seen through or detected; obvious:
Insubstantial, vague, or ethereal:
so thin as to transmit light
That can be seen through; more or less transparent or translucent
Resembling a cobweb.
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