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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A soft fabric with short raised fibers. Also: The fur covering a new antler of a deer.

Usage examples (32)
  • We shall walk in velvet shoes: Wherever we go Silence will fall like dews On white silence below.
  • THE LITTLE PAGE (pretty little boy in velvet, etc.)
  • I've hit 2 doe and one 8 point in velvet in Arkansas.
  • Two booners both in velvet both in the edge of Lenexa KS. for more
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