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Definitions and Synonyms of filmy | Another word for filmy | What is filmy?

Definition 1: so thin as to transmit light - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where filmy or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a hat with a diaphanous veil
  • filmy wings of a moth
  • gauzy clouds of dandelion down
  • gossamer cobwebs
  • sheer silk stockings
  • transparent chiffon
  • vaporous silks

Synonyms for filmy in the sense of this definition

(filmy is similar to ...) of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section

"thin wire" "a thin chiffon blouse" "a thin book" "a thin layer of paint"

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