Definition of 'mesh'
Video: pronunciation of 'mesh'
Example sentences containing 'mesh'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Strain the cucumber through a fine mesh and press out the liquid. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Grow it on concrete posts and steel reinforcing mesh and it will be there longer than you. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Wrap a spiral rabbit guard round the tree or use a layer of wire mesh. The Sun (2009)It is ringed by security lights and two layers of high mesh fences topped with razor wire. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You can cover these with fine wire mesh. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This embroidered mesh dress is sleek and modern. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The ones on the ground floor were covered with a thick wire mesh. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)The fine mesh catches fry before they can breed. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are two mesh pockets inside. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Of course, those doing the revolting will claim that these two perspectives mesh together. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Wise gardeners will be sure to deploy nets, mesh and barriers where possible to exclude pests. Times, Sunday Times (2014)No grinding or creaking; just the faint whistle of air through the steel mesh. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A mesh made from plastic bottles has been used in the upper. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Meanwhile, why not invite his gang to dinners and parties where the two groups can mesh more easily. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You could make one from a tube of large mesh wire netting - an ideal way to grow upwards in small gardens. The Sun (2015)Those two facts, of course, do not mesh very well. Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'mesh'
In Common Usage. mesh is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'mesh'
British English: mesh NOUN
Mesh is material like a net made from wire, thread, or plastic.
The ground-floor windows are obscured by wire mesh.
Definition of mesh from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Rainbow Tree, Asymmetric Wreath, and Period Poverty: November’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this November with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.