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milky

[mil-kee] /ˈmɪl ki/
adjective, milkier, milkiest.
1.
of or like milk, especially in appearance or consistency.
2.
white or whitish in color.
3.
giving a good supply of milk.
4.
meek, tame, timid, or spiritless.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; see milk, -y1
Related forms
milkily, adverb
milkiness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for milkily

milky

/ˈmɪlkɪ/
adjective milkier, milkiest
1.
resembling milk, esp in colour or cloudiness
2.
of or containing milk
3.
spiritless or spineless
4.
(Judaism) another word for milchik
Derived Forms
milkily, adverb
milkiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for milkily

milky

adj.

late 14c., from milk (n.) + -y (2). Related: Milkily; milkiness.

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