Definition of silvery
1 : having the luster of silver
2 : having a soft high clear musical tone <a silvery voice>
3 : containing or consisting of silver
Examples of silvery in a sentence
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
First Known Use of silvery
SILVERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of silvery for English Language Learners
: shiny and white or light gray in color like silver
of sound : high, clear, soft, and pleasant
SILVERY Defined for Kids
Definition of silvery for Students
: shiny and medium gray <a silvery fish>
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