webby

adjective

web·​by ˈwe-bē How to pronounce webby (audio)
: of, relating to, or consisting of a web

Examples of webby in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The lightweight cream targets webby lines and dark circles while temporarily deflating undereye bloat. Liana Schaffner, Allure, 21 Sep. 2023 But on a sun-showered mid-morning at a film studio outside London last August, 23-year-old Tom Holland is sitting in his trailer in jeans and a T-shirt, politely offering up a cold bottle of water with a very ordinary, un-webby hand. Leah Greenblatt, EW.com, 2 July 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1661, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of webby was in 1661

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“Webby.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/webby. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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