silkily
adverb see silky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • silkily — adverb in a silky manner the young wheat shone silkily Darling, she said silkily …   Useful english dictionary

  • silkily — adverb In a silky manner. Gertys were of the bluest Irish blue, set off by lustrous lashes and dark expressive brows. Time was when those brows were not so silkily seductive …   Wiktionary

  • silkily — silky ► ADJECTIVE (silkier, silkiest) 1) of or resembling silk. 2) suave and smooth. DERIVATIVES silkily adverb silkiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • silkily — See silky. * * * …   Universalium

  • silkily — adv. in a silky manner; smoothly; delicately; persuasively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • silkily — silk·i·ly …   English syllables

  • silky — silkily, adv. silkiness, n. /sil kee/, adj., silkier, silkiest. 1. of or like silk; smooth, lustrous, soft, or delicate: silky skin. 2. Bot. covered with fine, soft, closely set hairs, as a leaf. [1605 15; SILK + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • silky — adjective (silkier; est) Date: 1611 1. a. (1) silken 1 (2) silken 2 b. smooth or fluid in motion < silky dance moves > 2. having or covered with fine soft hairs, plumes, or scales • silkily …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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