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silky

1. made of silk
2. Botany covered with long fine soft hairs

silky

female spirit who does household chores. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 364–365]
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Pfeiffer presented pictures of a fetching lad named Carlo: In one shot he smiles, his juicy lips and broad nose hypnotizing; in the remaining shots he has transformed himself, quietly soignee, into a silkily groomed glamour-puss, looking like Monica Vitti's little sister.
The car handles silkily and my only hang-up was a somewhat stiffish shift on the five-speed manual gearbox (the six-speed automatic/tiptronic transmission in the 2.
Glides on silkily, giving a pouty gleam to lips and a glow to nose and cheeks.
And," said the hotel manager silkily, "what will your charming young lady be having?
The women wrapped their limbs silkily around her husky sound or mocked it with grotesque cliches of stereotypical sexuality.
The piece was inexplicably booed at its premiere in 1924 - but deservedly cheered here, Petrenko and the Phil dazzling in an opening movement that was like a tub of glitter being tipped over the hall, and moving silkily through the Biblical second and romantic third, to a finale which featured another sinuous cor Anglais solo before building steadily to an ear-shattering, surround-sound (literally) climax.
Lothar Koenigs and his orchestra played it to the manner born: pacy, precise, and silkily beautiful.
Capable of sauntering silkily round town or barreling to sixty in a smudge over five seconds, it's a ritzy cheer-up motor that can even return 35mpg.
They are easily absorbed and leave skin feeling silkily smooth.
You'll have a way with language and subtly selected spoken words slide silkily together.
It rubs in easily and leaves limbs feeling smooth and silkily moisturised.
Taking a short pass inside his own box, Rio Ferdinand shuffled the ball between his feet, dropped a shoulder and turned silkily out danger - making strides towards Welsh territory, head held high.