What does the word pearly mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Adorned with or resembling pearls.

Usage examples for pearly

  1. The sun had just set, and the soft pearly twilight was creeping over the sand hills. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. Shiny and pearly were her teeth; thou wouldst believe they were showers of white pearls that had rained into her head. – The Ancient Irish Epic Tale Táin Bó Cúalnge by Unknown