Meaning of SILVER in English



Function: adjective

Date: before 12th century

1 : made of silver

2 : resembling silver: as a (1) : having a white lustrous sheen (2) : of or tending towards the color silver < silver fur> <a silver gray> b : giving a soft resonant sound : dulcet in tone c : eloquently persuasive

3 : consisting of or yielding silver

4 : of, relating to, or characteristic of silver

5 : advocating the use of silver as a standard of currency

6 : of, relating to, or being a 25th anniversary or its celebration

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.