Meaning: Characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

Aug 10, 2016 10:12 IST
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Meaning: Characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy

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They used a gossamer cloth to decorate and light up the dinner place.

Pronunciation: gos-uh-mer

Usage/Example: 1. If you don't know the deft and gossamer music of Bryn Harrison, this album would be a beautiful place to start. (Source: The Guardian)

2. His subjects are often wearing pointe shoes ― sometimes paired with gossamer, other times jeans (Source: Huffington Post)

3. Those butter chunks release steam in the oven, which gets caught in the folds of dough, lifting them into gossamer layers. (Source: Bend Bulletin)

Synonyms and Antonyms: Gossamer

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