Examples from the Web for gossamer
Why, woodcuts, penny and all, are as much lost to you as if you had invested your money in gossamer.
Toward sunset a delicate network of gossamer threads covered the open pastures like a silver mesh in which the earth lay captive.In the Open|Stanton Davis Kirkham
They are gossamer threads which we break as we go, break without feeling them if only we go boldly.Gossamer|George A. Birmingham
He had never seen such dresses as they wore, which seemed to be composed of tunics and gossamer veils of blue and red.The Mermaid|Lily Dougall
She was gowned in an evening dress of gossamer material, ashes of rose in color.Hanover; Or The Persecution of the Lowly|David Bryant Fulton