Diaphanous

Lesson 10 Word 6

Definition/ Pos

adj. Allowing light to show through; translucent; delicate

Synonyms

translucent

clear

limpid

Antonyms

opaque

dark

nontransparent

Sentences

1. The plain, diaphanous gown was able to match with all kinds of accessories because it had no color.

2. The diaphanous curtains did not aid in shielding the sun, instead they allowed for more light to enter the room.

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