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See definition of velvety on Dictionary.com
  • as increamy
  • as indowny
  • as inmossy
  • as insilky
  • as insmooth
  • as insoft
  • as inunruffled
  • as invelvet

synonyms for velvety

  • creamed
  • fluffy
  • gooey
  • greasy
  • luscious
  • lush
  • milky
  • oily
  • rich
  • soft
  • feathery
  • gloppy
  • gooky
  • goopy
  • gunky

antonyms for velvety

MOST RELEVANT
  • dry
  • poor
  • rough
    • bare
    • dry
    • modern
    • new
    • prickly
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      How to use velvety in a sentence

      Conte di Campiano Primitivo di Manduria Riserva 2017Primitivo is Italy’s zinfandel, and this rendition is lush and ripe, with a velvety texture.
      TOAST LA DOLCE VITA AT BRUNCH BY POPPING OPEN THIS BOTTLED BELLINI COCKTAILDAVE MCINTYREAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      Then comes the saucy part, with flour-thickened low-fat milk that’s simmered to a decadent, velvety creaminess — no cream needed.
      CREAMED SPINACH GETS PROMOTED FROM SIDE TO STAR IN THIS ONE-PAN CHICKEN SKILLETELLIE KRIEGERMARCH 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      One tester noted, “It’s a perfect width for early-morning hikes in the spring and surfing the velvety surface corn.”
      LONG-TERM REVIEW: THE BEST SKIS, PERIODHEATHER SCHULTZ AND MARC PERUZZIMARCH 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
      Once reduced, I like to swirl in a pat or two of butter off heat to add sheen and give the sauce a velvety texture.
      SAUCE, GRAVY OR STEW TOO THIN? WE’VE GOT 3 WAYS TO FIX THAT.AARON HUTCHERSONFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      They gather around Santa in his red padded velvety suit and take turns sitting on his lap.
      WHEN MY DAUGHTER ASKED IF SANTA WAS REAL, MY ANSWER WAS YESVANESSA MCGRADYDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
      The wee round wonders with their mystery of velvety colour are well fitted to take captive the young eye.
      CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
      Liszt gave it with a velvety softness, clearness, brilliancy and pearliness of touch that was inimitable.
      MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
      Drapes of velvety synthetic, dyed the deep green that Martian colonists like, covered the walls.
      FEE OF THE FRONTIERHORACE BROWN FYFE
      But still more wonderful were those great, dark, velvety eyes, deep and unfathomable.
      THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
      Perhaps it was the woman with the velvety black eyes—tall and straight—the best dancer in all Paris.
      THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
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      WORDS RELATED TO VELVETY

      • creamed
      • feathery
      • fluffy
      • gloppy
      • gooey
      • gooky
      • goopy
      • greasy
      • gunky
      • luscious
      • lush
      • milky
      • oily
      • rich
      • soft
      • velvety
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