gauzy

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adjective \ˈgȯ-zē\

Definition of gauzy

gauzier

gauziest

  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 in a sentence

  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


GAUZY Defined for English Language Learners

gauzy

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adjective \ˈgȯ-zē\

Definition of gauzy for English Language Learners

  • : light and thin : made of or resembling gauze

  • : not clear


GAUZY Defined for Kids

gauzy

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adjective \ˈgȯ-zē\

Definition of gauzy for Students

gauzier

gauziest

  1. :  thin and transparent like gauze <gauzy curtains>



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