[ 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.
Also In·ter·webs, In·ter·webz [in-ter-webz] /ˈɪn tərˌwɛbz/.

Origin of Interweb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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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