|Origin:||Probably from early Dutch maesche|
1TIM [uncountable and countable]
material made from threads or wires that have been woven together like a net, or a piece of this material:
The windows were covered in wire mesh to keep out flies.
a mesh fence
2 [countable usually singular] literary
a complicated or difficult situation or system
She had felt trapped by the old mesh of loyalty and shame.