diaphanous

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diaphanous

(usually of fabrics such as silk) fine and translucent
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But while that basic silhouette anchors the line, it's been riffed to sublimation with acidy, large-print florals, deep teals crowned with amber-beaded collars, sherbet color blocks, prints that ape hallucinatory sunsets and hemlines that hit at the hip or trail diaphanously clown to the ankle.
In both concertos, the violin calmly floats and soars diaphanously, putting us into a meditative mood.
brought low' from Ecclesiastes 12:4, whose graceful, androgynous forms, diaphanously clothed in the Greek himation and chiton, proceed pensively but purposefully along the willow-banked, swiftly flowing Thames.