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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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I liked the light, silky feeling of the foam, but found the floral scent off-putting.
You enter the house through a kind of horizontal retort, a narrowish pass between a brilliant pink wall and a cylinder of silky grey concrete -- the base of the same cylinder glimpsed outside, it encloses a cloakroom.
NEW YORK -- Firstline Incorporated, a manufacturer of high-quality hair care accessories designed for ethnic consumers, is launching its exciting, new Evolve[R] Silky Collection just in time for fall.
Now that the days are brighter and longer, Sam Wylie-Harris recommends making the most of them with some pretty pinot noirs Soft, silky and luxurious, pinot noir is a pale lightweight compared to a rich, fruit forward cabernet sauvignon, and its sweet perfume and rapturous raspberry-cherry fruits make it the perfect lunchtime red for sipping in the sunshine.
Do you think there are women out there who like a man who wears silky satin nighties?
The new silicone resin elastomer gel produces long-lasting effects in cosmetic products and leaves the skin feeling exceptionally pleasant and silky soft.
Pulsatilla THESE pretty perennial alpine plants have fine, ferny foliage and large, silky flowers in shades of white, yellow, pink and purple, followed by round, fluffy seedheads.
HEAD & Shoulders has a new Hydrating Smooth & Silky shampoo to leave the scalp up to 100% flake free and hair silky soft.
CHICAGO -- Environmental Solutions International (ESI) has introduced a two-SKU line of alcohol-free foaming hand sanitizers under the Smart & Silky name.
Liverpudlian comic and compere Silky said: "She thought I was funny enough to do stand-up.
Crosby-born comic Silky is behind the new night every Friday at the Slaughterhouse in Fenwick Street.
A handy pack containing everything you need to keep your lips soft and silky, including Buffing Lip Beads and silky lip balm.