- 1soft, smooth, and shiny like silk silky fur
- 2[usually before noun] smooth and gentle He spoke in a silky tone.
- 3made of silk or cloth that looks like silk a silky dress
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NAmE//ˈsɪlkəli//adverb “How have I changed?” he asked silkily.
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The leaves are gray and silky smooth.
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