noun see silvery

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Silveriness — Sil ver*i*ness, n. The state of being silvery. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silveriness — silver ► NOUN 1) a precious greyish white metallic chemical element. 2) a shiny grey white colour or appearance like that of silver. 3) coins made from silver or from a metal that resembles silver. 4) silver dishes, containers, or cutlery. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • silveriness — See silvery. * * * …   Universalium

  • silveriness — noun The state or condition of being silvery …   Wiktionary

  • silveriness — n. state of having a silver coloring; clarity, lucidity, ringing quality (of a sound) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • silveriness — sil·ver·i·ness …   English syllables

  • silveriness — ˈsilv(ə)rēnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being silvery …   Useful english dictionary

  • silvery — silveriness, n. /sil veuh ree/, adj. 1. resembling silver; of a lustrous grayish white color: the silvery moon. 2. having a clear, ringing sound like that of silver: the silvery peal of bells. 3. containing or covered with silver: silvery… …   Universalium

  • silvery — adjective Date: 14th century 1. having the luster of silver 2. having a soft high clear musical tone < a silvery voice > 3. containing or consisting of silver • silveriness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • achromasia — Synonyms and related words: achroma, achromatosis, albescence, albinism, albino, albinoism, blondness, canescence, chalkiness, creaminess, fairness, frostiness, glaucescence, glaucousness, grizzliness, hoariness, lactescence, leukoderma,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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