velvety

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adjective vel·vety \ˈvel-və-tē\

Definition of velvety

  1. 1 :  having the character of velvet as in being soft, smooth, thick, or richly hued velvety hair a velvety green pasture

  2. 2 :  smooth to the taste :  mild a velvety wine

Origin and Etymology of velvety

1velvet + 1-y


First Known Use: 1752


VELVETY Defined for English Language Learners

velvety

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adjective vel·vety \ˈvel-və-tē\

Definition of velvety for English Language Learners

  • : soft and smooth


VELVETY Defined for Kids

velvety

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adjective vel·vety \ˈvel-və-tē\

Definition of velvety for Students

  1. :  soft and smooth velvety skin



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