• Web Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The blade of a saw.
  2. (n.) A weaver.
  3. (n.) A thin metal sheet, plate, or strip, as of lead.
  4. (n.) The texture of very fine thread spun by a spider for catching insects at its prey; a cobweb.
  5. (n.) A plate or thin portion, continuous or perforated, connecting stiffening ribs or flanges, or other parts of an object.
  6. (n.) The membrane which unites the fingers or toes, either at their bases, as in man, or for a greater part of their length, as in many water birds and amphibians.
  7. (n.) The part of a blackmiths anvil between the face and the foot.
  8. (n.) The blade of a sword.
  9. (n.) The bit of a key.
  10. (n.) Pterygium; -- called also webeye.
  11. (n.) A whole piece of linen cloth as woven.
  12. (n.) Fig.: Tissue; texture; complicated fabrication.
  13. (n.) The thin vertical plate or portion connecting the upper and lower flanges of an lower flanges of an iron girder, rolled beam, or railroad rail.
  14. (n.) A disk or solid construction serving, instead of spokes, for connecting the rim and hub, in some kinds of car wheels, sheaves, etc.
  15. (v. t.) To unite or surround with a web, or as if with a web; to envelop; to entangle.
  16. (n.) The arm of a crank between the shaft and the wrist.
  17. (n.) That which is woven; a texture; textile fabric; esp., something woven in a loom.
  18. (n.) The series of barbs implanted on each side of the shaft of a feather, whether stiff and united together by barbules, as in ordinary feathers, or soft and separate, as in downy feathers. See Feather.
  19. (n.) A band of webbing used to regulate the extension of the hood.
  20. (n.) The thin, sharp part of a colter.

Entanglement, Net, Network, Vane,

• Web-fingered Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Having the fingers united by a web for a considerable part of their length.