Meaning of SILKY in English

SILKY

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

silky smooth (= very smooth )

He has one of those silky smooth voices.

silky (= soft, smooth, and shiny )

a cream with a silky texture

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Her skirt and jacket were made of smooth, silky fabric.

The treatment will leave your hair feeling soft and silky .

You're so lucky to have such lovely, silky hair.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

And, true, the foie gras was superb -- buttery, silky , fleshy -- just as it should be.

His blond stubble was silky and made his mouth as exciting as an adolescent boy's.

It had a nice smell and my hair felt very silky and manageable after I'd rinsed it.

It was like a rug, that grass was, so springy and silky and deep.

One arm went round his neck, her fingers tangling in the silky hair at his nape.

The material is a 65% polyester 35% cotton mix called Finelight, which has a cool, silky feel without being delicate.

The wholesomeness of youth was enmeshed in her looks, silky smooth cocoa skin, and fresh smell.

Yes, she told him, bending to nuzzle his silky hair.

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