Cobweb - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkɑːbweb|  American pronunciation of the word cobweb
Brit.  |ˈkɒbwɛb|  British pronunciation of the word cobweb


- a fabric so delicate and transparent as to resemble a web of a spider
- filaments from a web that was spun by a spider (syn: gossamer)
- a dense elaborate spider web that is more efficient than the orb web


Dirt and cobwebs filled the corners of the room.

The barn is filled with cobwebs.

Word forms

singular: cobweb
plural: cobwebs
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