Translation of gossamer in Spanish:

gossamer

Pronunciation: /ˈgɑːsəmər; ˈgɒsəmə(r)/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • [literary/literario] telaraña (feminine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [wings/threads] tenue, sutil the fabric was gossamer-light el tejido era ligero y vaporoso
    More example sentences
    • My ivory limbs glisten under the weight of the lightest gossamer.
    • It looked to have been crafted from gossamer, or light itself.
    • It resembles something sewn together out of scraps of gossamer: it's delicate and ethereal.

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