made of silk.
like silk in smoothness, softness, glossiness, or delicateness.
clad in silk.
smoothly persuasive or ingratiating; mellifluous:
the senator’s silken oratory.
made of silk
resembling silk in smoothness or gloss
dressed in silk
soft and delicate
(rare) luxurious or elegant
noun 1. any of several glands, as in various insects and spiders, that secrete a viscid protein substance which hardens into silk on contact with air.
noun 1. sericin. noun 1. a gelatinous organic compound that holds the two strands of natural silk together. noun 1. a gelatinous protein found on the fibres of raw silk
noun 1. a tall, cylindrical, black hat covered with silk plush, worn by men for formal dress. Compare beaver1 (def 4), opera hat, top hat. noun 1. a man’s top hat covered with silk
noun, Scot. 1. a mythical creature that looks like a seal in water but assumes human form on land. noun 1. a Scot word for seal2 noun 1. (Scot) a variant of silkie