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1 being of a material lacking in sturdiness or substance

  • fairies are usually depicted as wearing gossamer or tattered clothing
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2 resembling air in lightness

  • the gossamer veil seemed to float about the bride as she walked down the aisle
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3 very thin and easy to see through

  • didnʼt see the gossamer spider webs until the sun hit them just right
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