What does silvery mean?

Definitions for silvery
ˈsɪl və risil·very

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word silvery.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. silvern, silvery(adj)

    resembling or reminiscent of silver

    "a soft silvern voice"; "singing in her silvery tones"

  2. silver, silvern, silvery(adj)

    having the white lustrous sheen of silver

    "a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap"; "repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen"

  3. argent, silver, silvery, silverish(adj)

    of lustrous grey; covered with or tinged with the color of silver

    "silvery hair"


  1. silvery(Adjective)

    Resembling silver in color, shiny white.

    All the enameled race, whose silvery wing / Waves to the tepid zephyrs of the spring. uE000205567uE001 Alexander Pope.

  2. silvery(Adjective)

    Sprinkled or covered with silver.

  3. silvery(Adjective)

    Having the clear, musical tone of silver; soft and clear in sound.

    a silvery laugh

Webster Dictionary

  1. Silvery(adj)

    resembling, or having the luster of, silver; grayish white and lustrous; of a mild luster; bright

  2. Silvery(adj)

    besprinkled or covered with silver

  3. Silvery(adj)

    having the clear, musical tone of silver; soft and clear in sound; as, silvery voices; a silvery laugh

How to pronounce silvery?

  1. Alex
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How to say silvery in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of silvery in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of silvery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of silvery in a Sentence

  1. Hudson Henry:

    There’s a primal connection to our past and our placement in the universe, when the middle of the day goes dark and there’s this weird ring in the sky instead of the sun and it gets cooler and shadows are weird and silvery…It’s going to be the kind of moment to put goosebumps on your skin if you are paying attention to it.

Images & Illustrations of silvery

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