cobweb

(redirected from blow away the cobwebs)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for cobweb

a fabric so delicate and transparent as to resemble a web of a spider

filaments from a web that was spun by a spider

Synonyms

a dense elaborate spider web that is more efficient than the orb web

References in periodicals archive ?
Paula Radcliffe says it is time to blow away the cobwebs and ``find out where I'm at'' in terms of her preparation for the Olympics when she leads Britain's women at the Spar European Cup in Bydgoszcz,Poland.
A BLOW away the cobwebs ramble will be held by the four Catholic parishes in Redcar, Marske and Saltburn on Sunday December 29, taking in the Captain Cook monument, near Great Ayton.
Walk organiser Ute Smith said: "It's a great day out and an opportunity to blow away the cobwebs and walk off the excesses of Christmas.
Having impressed in schooling sessions at home, but with her hurdling debut delayed until the weather relents, Pipe decided the Polytrack venue provides the perfect opportunity for the five-year-old to blow away the cobwebs following a 528-day absence.
"It's just a chance to blow away the cobwebs and keep in touch," said Keogh.
Decadence Dance gave Cherone the chance to blow away the cobwebs and a killer version of Monster maintained the momentum.
Blow away the cobwebs in the sleek Mercedes SLK on a bright winter's day.
Radcliffe was never on course t o trouble her world record of 30:21 but said: "It was good to blow away the cobwebs. This was like a run-out doubling as a training session
The mock Gothic pile can repel Otis Ferry but ridicule from an enemy within may finally blow away the cobwebs.
ALL the family are invited to blow away the cobwebs during the long winter months with a gentle stroll in the countryside.
Although his comeback run at Epsom was nothing out of the ordinary, Ellison was keen to stress before that race that Tilt was essentially on the Downs to blow away the cobwebs for Chester.
The dog, who was third in the William Hill Northern Puppy Derby final, has had two sprint trials to blow away the cobwebs, and Reid will plan the road to Shawfield after the two-year-old has had another spin over four bends.
"There's no better way to blow away the cobwebs than taking a whizz through the forest on a husky dog rig."
Why not blow away the cobwebs with a country ramble, followed by a pub lunch.
Blow away the cobwebs with brisk walks through the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in west Wales.