Wonderful Word Wednesday: Gossamer

G is for Gossamer

Gossamer is a noun meaning a piece of a spider’s web or a very light or delicate material. It is also an adjective meaning extremely light, delicate, or tenuous.

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G is for Gossamer


Click the links below to see previous A to Z vocabulary words and sketches:

A is for Aquiline
B is for Bosky
C is for Conclave
D is for Dossier
E is for Elide
F is for Fecund


What IS Wonderful Word Wednesday? I’m a fan of words. They’re just so darn interesting and super useful for conveying ideas, telling stories, and painting word pictures. I constantly come across unknown words…or words I’m familiar with but unsure of the precise definition…or underused words, wonderful words, words which (in my opinion!) really ought to be in circulation a lot more than they are! Enter WWW. The purpose of these posts is to bring you a fascinating word-find every week along with a visual to help solidify the meaning. I hope you stop in every once and again or, better still, join me every Wednesday on this lexical road trip to a richer vocabulary!

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