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English adjective: silvery

1. silvery resembling or reminiscent of silver

SamplesA soft silvern voice.
Singing in her silvery tones.


Similareuphonious, euphonous

Antonymscacophonic, cacophonous

2. silvery having the white lustrous sheen of silver

SamplesA land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap.
Repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen.

Synonymssilver, silvern



3. silvery of lustrous grey; covered with or tinged with the color of silver

SamplesSilvery hair.

Synonymsargent, silver, silverish

Similarachromatic, neutral


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