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gauzy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of gauzy

  1. 1 being of a material lacking in sturdiness or substance gauzy spiderwebs Synonyms of gauzy cobwebby, filmy, frothy, flimsy, gossamer, gossamery, insubstantial, sleazy, unsubstantialWords Related to gauzy dainty, delicate, fine; feeble, fragile, frail; diaphanous, sheer, transparentNear Antonyms of gauzy durable, knockabout, lasting, tough; coarse, heavy, rough, rudeAntonyms of gauzy sturdy, substantial

  2. 2 very thin and easy to see through gauzy curtains that let plenty of light through Synonyms of gauzy cobwebby, diaphanous, filmy, gauzelike, sheer, gossamer, gossamery, see-through, transparentWords Related to gauzy peekaboo; clear, crystal, crystalline, limpid, liquid, lucent, pellucid; lucid, translucent; dainty, delicate, flimsy, fragile, frail, insubstantial, unsubstantial; colorless, uncoloredNear Antonyms of gauzy opaque; cloudy, foggy, hazy, misty, murky, nebulous, smoky (also smokey); drab, dull, lackluster, lusterless

  3. 3 not seen or understood clearly I have only a gauzy recollection of those long-ago events Synonyms of gauzy blear, bleary, blurry, dim, foggy, fuzzy, faint, hazy, indefinite, indistinct, indistinguishable, misty, murky, nebulous, obscure, opaque, pale, shadowy, unclear, undefined, undetermined, vagueWords Related to gauzy dark, dusky, gloomy; impalpable, inappreciable, intangible, invisible; hieroglyphic (also hieroglyphical), incomprehensible, indecipherable, indiscernible, inexplicable, mysterious, obfuscatory, puzzlingNear Antonyms of gauzy bright, distinct, evident, obvious, plain; certain, firm, strong, sureAntonyms of gauzy clear, definite, pellucid

  4. 4 filled with or dimmed by fine particles (as of dust or water) in suspension the valley was bathed in the soft gauzy light of an October morn Synonyms of gauzy beclouded, befogged, brumous, clouded, cloudy, foggy, hazy, misty, murky, smoggy, soupyWords Related to gauzy overcast, rainy, stormy, thick; dirty, miry, mucky, muddy, slimy, slushy, turbid; miasmal, miasmatic, miasmic; smoky (also smokey), smudgy, sooty; filmy, milky, opaqueNear Antonyms of gauzy bright, clean; clement, fair, sunny, sunshiny; translucent, transparentAntonyms of gauzy clear, cloudless, limpid, pellucid, unclouded



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