adjective, silkier, silkiest.
of or like silk; smooth, lustrous, soft, or delicate: silky skin.
Botany. covered with fine, soft, closely set hairs, as a leaf.

1605–15; silk + -y1

silkily, adverb
silkiness, noun Unabridged
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silky (ˈsɪlkɪ)
adj , silkier, silkiest
1.  resembling silk in texture; glossy
2.  made of silk
3.  (of a voice, manner, etc) suave; smooth
4.  botany covered with long fine soft hairs: silky leaves

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silky definition

  1. mod.
    smooth; unctuous. : What a silky character. He could talk his way into the heart of some unsuspecting chick.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
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Example sentences
Silky smooth, luscious, and surprisingly good with chocolate sauce.
Cold, stiff frosting will look dull and clumpy, not silky and smooth.
Silky smooth, luscious, and surprisingly good with chocolate sauce.
They also offer lotions and crèmes rich in honey, silky smooth and available in
  designer fragrances.
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