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This lightweight downy blanket weighs just 11 ounces and its polyester shell and insulation are made of recycled materials.
OUTSIDE’S GUIDE TO SURVIVING A NIGHT AT THE AIRPORTLWHELANDECEMBER 16, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
I stuff my hands into downy pockets, turn a corner to reach my car, and catch sight of myself in a shop window.
NOTHING COMES BETWEEN ME AND MY PATAGONIA JACKETAHEARDNOVEMBER 23, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
I’ve seen owls nest in snags and, later, their downy owlets fledge into the world.
AT GLACIER’S EDGE, THE FLAMES HAVE ALWAYS COME FOR MY FAMILY CABINJVERSTEEGHAUGUST 20, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Hudson’s voice, at once resonant and downy-light, is no match for Franklin’s—no one’s is.
JENNIFER HUDSON MAKES A DAZZLING ARETHA FRANKLIN IN THE SATISFYING AND POTENT RESPECTSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKAUGUST 12, 2021TIME
Never, ever—and I mean ever—would a beach-bound Delmarvan say, “Let’s go downy ocean,” as a “Baltimoron” famously would.
A MAGICAL REALM OF CRABS AND CHICKENSJVERSTEEGHJULY 8, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
So with a fearful growl, and a bark that might have frightened a lion, Bravo made a leap and a spring after poor little Downy.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
The nests are composed of the downy mosses of plants fastened together with the fibres of flax.
IN THE WILDS OF FLORIDAW.H.G. KINGSTON
Downy dainty pompons of smoke burst out in the heavens below it and above it and all about it.
THE GLORY OF THE COMINGIRVIN S. COBB
The breast feathers of the turkey and the downy feathers of the eagle are attached to the sticks.
THE MOUNTAIN CHANT, A NAVAJO CEREMONYWASHINGTON MATTHEWS
Every downy-faced youth among the whites expected him to salute him as a king: he, the descendant of kings.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DOWNY

  • cushiony
  • cushy
  • doughy
  • downy
  • flabby
  • fleshy
  • gelatinous
  • mushy
  • pappy
  • pulpous
  • pulpy
  • quaggy
  • spongy
  • squishy
  • yielding
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