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silky

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adjective \ˈsil-kē\

Simple Definition of silky

  • : made of silk or of material that is soft, smooth, and shiny like silk

  • : smooth, soft, and shiny like silk

  • of food : smooth, soft, and rich

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of silky

silkier

silkiest

  1. 1a (1) :  silken 1 (2) :  silken 2b :  smooth or fluid in motion <silky dance moves>

  2. 2 :  having or covered with fine soft hairs, plumes, or scales

silkily

play \-kə-lē\ adverb

silkiness

play \-kē-nəs\ noun

Examples of silky in a sentence

  1. The cat has a silky coat.

  2. The material has a silky feel.



1611

First Known Use of silky

1611

Rhymes with silky


SILKY Defined for Kids

silky

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adjective \ˈsil-kē\

Definition of silky for Students

silkier

silkiest

  1. 1 :  soft and smooth <silky fur>

  2. 2 :  agreeably smooth <a silky voice>





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