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gauzy

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adjective \ˈgȯ-zē\

Simple Definition of gauzy

  • : light and thin : made of or resembling gauze

  • : not clear

Full Definition of gauzy

gauz·i·ergauz·i·est

  1. 1 :  made of or resembling gauze <gauzy wings>

  2. 2 :  marked by vagueness, elusiveness, or fuzziness <his gauzy memory of the events> <a gauzy melody>

  3. 3 :  tending to be or make romantic <gauzy optimism>

Examples of gauzy

  1. <gauzy curtains that let plenty of light through>

  2. <I have only a gauzy recollection of those long-ago events.>



1760

First Known Use of gauzy

1760

Rhymes with gauzy



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