Definitions for velvetˈvɛl vɪt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word velvet
a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back
velvet, velvety, velvet-textured(adj)
smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste
resembling velvet in having a smooth soft surface
A closely woven fabric (originally of silk, now also of cotton or man-made fibres) with a thick short pile on one side.
Very fine fur, including the skin and fur on a deer's antlers.
To coat raw meat in starch, then in oil, preparatory to frying
Origin: veluotte, from villus.
a silk fabric, having a short, close nap of erect threads. Inferior qualities are made with a silk pile on a cotton or linen back
the soft and highly vascular deciduous skin which envelops and nourishes the antlers of deer during their rapid growth
made of velvet; soft and delicate, like velvet; velvety
to pain velvet
to make like, or cover with, velvet
Velvet is a type of woven tufted fabric in which the cut threads are evenly distributed, with a short dense pile, giving it a distinctive feel. The word 'velvety' is used as an adjective to mean "smooth like velvet." Velvet can be either synthetic or natural.
Translations for velvet
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- vellutCatalan, Valencian
- nahka, samettiFinnish
- floyal, fleyaldFaroese
- meileabhaidScottish Gaelic
- ベルベット, ビロード, 角袋Japanese
- 우단, 벨벳Korean
- SamettLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- бархат, вельвет, пух, пушокRussian
- баршун, baršunSerbo-Croatian
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