[ in-ter-web ]
/ ˈɪn tərˌwɛb /
(often lowercase) the Internet: used jocularly when pretending to be or referring to an inexperienced Internet user, or when expressing a disdain for certain Internet content: vague recollections presented as fact on the Interweb.
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Also In·ter·webs, In·ter·webz [in-ter-webz] /ˈɪn tərˌwɛbz/.
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Examples from the Web for interweb
He was going to have to spend less time hacking the ride and more time reading the interweb, clearly.Makers|Cory Doctorow
British Dictionary definitions for interweb
/ (ˈɪntəˌwɛb) /
a facetious name for the internet, used to imply that the speaker has little understanding of or interest in the subject
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