Definition of gossamery in English:

gossamery

adjective

  • See gossamer

    • ‘While the bulk of the album centers around gossamery ambiance, there are a few breaks from tradition.’
    • ‘Set on a bed of marinated cucumber and red pepper relish, it is then surrounded by a gossamery corn emulsion.’
    • ‘They spin a gossamery veil over the piano playing to enhance the imagery.’
    • ‘It was only the soft evanescence of gossamery things which now seemed to him permanent.’
    • ‘Moving a nation forward is not a matter of merely gossamery proclamation.’

Pronunciation

gossamery

/ˈɡɒsəm(ə)ri/