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pearly

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adjective \ˈpər-lē\

Simple Definition of pearly

  • : having the shiny, white color of pearls

Full Definition of pearly

pearl·i·erpearl·i·est

  1. 1 :  resembling, containing, or adorned with pearls or mother-of-pearl

  2. 2 :  highly precious

Examples of pearly

  1. Her teeth were pearly white.



15th Century

First Known Use of pearly

15th century

Rhymes with pearly



PEARLY Defined for Kids

pearly

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adjective \ˈpər-lē\

Definition of pearly

pearl·i·erpearl·i·est

  1. :  resembling a pearl in color, shape, or luster <Small pearly clouds drifted … overhead. — Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House on the Prairie>





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