Weblike vs Webwork - What's the difference?

weblike | webwork |


As an adjective weblike

is resembling a web.

As a noun webwork is

a net or web; something structured or interlinked in a weblike manner.

weblike

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Resembling a web.
  • webwork

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • A net or web; something structured or interlinked in a weblike manner.
  • * 1946 , William Allison Shimer, The American scholar
  • Most frequently, the three make up the webwork of his literary fabric.
  • * 1990 , Noël Carroll, The philosophy of horror, or, Paradoxes of the heart
  • Very quickly it becomes evident that these webworks are part of an unaccountably large lair of thousands of spiders.
  • * 2002 , Sten F Odenwald, Patterns in the void: why nothing is important
  • In some sense, the entire webwork of space-time would dissolve...
  • * 2003 , David Carr, The promise of cultural institutions
  • If museums are to assist their users to explore and develop what they know, they must invite the avalanche of questions and create the webwork of connections that configure a learning life.
  • * 2003 , Ben Jones, The rope eater
  • Delicate fingers of frost reached up from the floor and extended down from the ceiling; the bottles were covered with a lacy webwork ...

    Synonyms

    * meshwork * network