- Also called waffle cloth.a fabric with an embossed surface woven in a pattern resembling a honeycomb.
- the characteristic weave of such a fabric.
verb (used with object)
Origin of honeycomb
Related Words for honeycombpuncture, mar, pervade, corrupt, infest, pepper, permeate, pierce, probe, punch, drive, slit, stab, drill, penetrate, bore, pit, hole, damage, impair
Examples from the Web for honeycomb
Historical Examples of honeycomb
Turkey got some nice clover, and laid the bits of honeycomb in it.Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood
They meet in the great caverns which honeycomb the continent.Priestess of the Flame
Sewell Peaslee Wright
The ground was rotten with the honeycomb of caves and cracks.
Sweet are the uses of a boy's vanity, sweeter than honey and the honeycomb.Despair's Last Journey
David Christie Murray
Favose: with large deep holes, like the cells of a honeycomb.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith