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See definition of flossy on Dictionary.com
  • as influffy
  • as infuzzy

synonyms for flossy

  • creamy
  • feathery
  • gossamer
  • silky
  • downy
  • featherlike
  • fleecy
  • flocculent
  • linty
  • pile
  • velutinous
  • woolly

antonyms for flossy

MOST RELEVANT
  • coarse
  • rough
  • smooth
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How to use flossy in a sentence

Brush the flossy or bright side with a clean clothes-brush, the way of the nap.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
The forms of other actorinesI put away into the shade; All of them flossy near-blondinesFind and shall find me unafraid.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
"I am spoiled for young men, General," said Flossy, extending her hand very graciously to her white-haired husband.
A LIFE SENTENCEADELINE SERGEANT
The fact is, Flossy, I haven't wanted to look into this thing very closely, because I do not see the remedy.
ESTER RIED YET SPEAKINGISABELLA ALDEN
Gracie spoke the words very gently, wondering meanwhile at the way in which this thought chimed in with hers about Flossy.
ESTER RIED YET SPEAKINGISABELLA ALDEN
But they were not afraid of Flossy last week, even surrounded by the elegances of her parlors and dining-room.
ESTER RIED YET SPEAKINGISABELLA ALDEN
Or was he so much in love with Flossy that he could not bear to thwart even her wildest flights?
ESTER RIED YET SPEAKINGISABELLA ALDEN
Especially was this the case when she heard her old acquaintance, Flossy, pour out her soul's longings.
ESTER RIED YET SPEAKINGISABELLA ALDEN
Peter and Flossy had been rather troublesome children before the arrival of the baby.
DICKORY DOCKL. T. MEADE
Flossy was an attractive little child, her hair was really beautiful, and she had a very wistful and taking manner.
DICKORY DOCKL. T. MEADE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FLOSSY

  • creamy
  • downy
  • featherlike
  • feathery
  • fleecy
  • flocculent
  • flossy
  • gossamer
  • linty
  • pile
  • silky
  • velutinous
  • woolly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.