Adjective "velvety" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈvɛlvəti/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Having a smooth, soft appearance, feel, or taste.
  1. 'soup with a velvety texture'
  2. 'Chiggers often are covered with dense, feathered hairs that give them a velvety appearance.'
  3. 'The cords on my cap were thin and velvety.'
  4. 'Against a velvety background, a paper plate, ordinarily associated with a hot humid picnic, is transformed into a cool moon.'

Definitions

1. suggestive of or resembling velvet; smooth; soft: velvety rose petals; a velvety voice; a velvety cream sauce.

2. (of liquor) smooth-tasting; mild; mellow: a velvety Scotch.

More examples(as adjective)

"voices can be velvety."

"wines can be velvety."

"darknesses can be velvety."

"tones can be velvety."

"flowers can be velvety."

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