Examples of downy in a sentence
the downy surface of a ripe peach
First Known Use of downy
DOWNY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of downy for English Language Learners
—used to describe small, soft feathers or something that resembles such feathers
: covered or filled with small, soft feathers or something like them
DOWNY Defined for Kids
Definition of downy for Students
1 : like small soft feathers The flower has downy petals.
2 : covered or filled with small soft feathers or hairs downy chicks
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