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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a smooth, gleaming surface.

Usage examples (33)
  • Sahim in silken robes of honour gold inwoven and set on
  • Garbed was she in silken raiment of tenderest green, wrought upon with some quaint workmanship of gold and silver.
  • He was beginning to be a very pretty baby; his golden hair curled in silken ringlets all over his little round head and his eyes were beautiful.
  • Their petals fell in silken heaps along the old paths or clung to the lush grasses among which Eric lay and dreamed, while Kilmeny played to him on her violin. for more
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