Definition of silvery
- a silvery voice
a pond full of silvery fish
a dress of silvery gray silk
Silvery light reflected off the water.
The violinist played with a bright, silvery tone.
a singer with a beautiful silvery voice
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: shiny and white or light gray in color like silver
of sound : high, clear, soft, and pleasant
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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