Thesaurus / silky


This dangerously smooth, silky wine should be almost 20 percent alcohol by volume and taste of maple and caramel.MAKE YOUR OWN MAPLE SYRUP WITHOUT HARMING THE TREESBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFEFEBRUARY 7, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
Sateen woven fabrics tend to be silky and smooth, which also makes them more delicate.BEST SHEETS: CHOOSE THE RIGHT BED LINENS FOR A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEPCARSEN JOENKDECEMBER 18, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
With beautifully updated art and a silky-smooth framerate, this will look better on that new 4K HDR TV than many “real” next-generation games.GIFT GUIDE: GAMES ON EVERY PLATFORM TO GET YOU THROUGH THE LONG, COVID WINTERDEVIN COLDEWEYDECEMBER 3, 2020TECHCRUNCH
Here’s another soup that gets super silky thanks to potatoes.6 SEASONAL SOUPS TO BEGIN — OR BECOME — YOUR THANKSGIVING MEALKARI SONDENOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
On the palate, the 2017 Lassègue Saint-Émilion Grand Cru is dense and round with silky tannins.THE BEST WINES FOR THANKSGIVINGRACHEL KINGNOVEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
I have an old sketch of a back view of three of them taken side by side; you see nothing but billows of fine silky hair.ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The leaf is of beautiful appearance, of almost a silky texture, and in color a rich brown.TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Jess' chestnut hair was long and silky and nicely braided, but she never murmured as it came off too.THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
He stroked her short silky hair and proposed that they all go up into Violet's room with the moonflowers.THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Laying her silky hand on mine in that kind of a way that I said I would die first.ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)


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