"web" in the noun sense
an intricate network suggesting something that was formed by weaving or interweaving
"the trees cast a delicate web of shadows over the lawn"
2. web, entanglement
an intricate trap that entangles or ensnares its victim
3. vane, web
the flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft
4. network, web
an interconnected system of things or people
"he owned a network of shops"
"retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life"
"tangled in a web of cloth"
5. World Wide Web, WWW, web
computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol
a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven)
membrane connecting the toes of some aquatic birds and mammals
"web" in the verb sense
1. web, net
construct or form a web, as if by weaving
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