What does the word web mean?

Usage examples for web

  1. " Maybe there she hath found Death," said the shining fly, " for his web reacheth far, and he loveth the dark places and hidden ways. – The Story and Song of Black Roderick by Dora Sigerson
  2. He even smiled as he thought how neatly he had walked into the spider's web. – The Girl Aviators' Sky Cruise by Margaret Burnham
  3. It was torture to know he had put the gentle old scientist into the Eurasian's web. – The Affair of the Brains by Anthony Gilmore