What does the word gauzy mean?

Usage examples for gauzy

  1. As they danced past the place where Hallie and I were sitting he was holding his partner's gauzy train in his long, fine fingers, and they went by us laughing. – The Other Side of the Door by Lucia Chamberlain
  2. He had observed their deftly combed and curled little heads, their jewel- laden hands- hands that had waved big feather- fans to and fro over the gauzy stuff of their gowns. – Their Son; The Necklace by Eduardo Zamacois
  3. But she was a brave Princess; so she soon stopped crying, spread her gauzy wings, and flew across the garden and up over the marble terraces and in at the library window of the palace. – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit