silk

Part of speech: adjective

Silken; silky.

Part of speech: noun

A delicate, glossy, fibrous substance produced by the larvae of silkworms, to form their cocoons.

Part of speech: noun

Cloth or garments made of silk.

Part of speech: noun

Anything silky.

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Usage examples "silk":

  1. It is as fine as silk. - "Whosoever Shall Offend", F. Marion Crawford.
  2. It's as hard and fine as silk. - "The Gloved Hand", Burton E. Stevenson.
  3. " And even for that you should not hate me," he said, shaking his head on the silk pillows. - "Romance", Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer.