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gauzy (adj.)

1796, from gauze + -y (2). Related: Gauziness.

updated on November 06, 2012

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Definitions of gauzy from WordNet

gauzy (adj.)
so thin as to transmit light;
gauzy clouds of dandelion down
Synonyms: diaphanous / filmy / gauze-like / gossamer / see-through / sheer / transparent / vaporous / vapourous / cobwebby
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