Meaning: So thin as to transmit light
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The diaphanous curtains let the sunlight enter the room in morning.
Pronunciation: dahy-af-uh-nuh s
Usage/Example: 1. Hiding at least some of her emotions behind diaphanous masks then seems a necessary, if flimsy, defence. (Source: Uncut.co.uk (blog))
2. From this bewilderment, the main melody emerges. Its ravishing beauty mutates in unexpected ways with diaphanous ornamentations. (Source: NPR)
Synonyms and Antonyms: Diaphanous
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