- thin and light; fine and gauzy: a gown of a filmy material.
- hazy or misty; glazed: filmy eyes.
Origin of filmy
Related Words for filmydainty, delicate, diaphanous, fine, flimsy, gauzy, gossamer, insubstantial, sheer, transparent, wispy, see-through, chiffon, cobwebby, fine-grained, floaty, tiffany, bleary, cloudy, dim
Examples from the Web for filmy
Contemporary Examples of filmy
Lush embroidery and embellishment covered the neckline of filmy tulle gowns.Prada and Gucci Show Off Strong, Smart Sensuality at Milan Fall 2012 Fashion Shows
February 24, 2012
Historical Examples of filmy
Then he saw that this emptiness was lined and laced with filmy striations, like cellophane.The 4-D Doodler
Her long, filmy white summer dress fell nearly to her ankles.The White Invaders
Raymond King Cummings
If a gorgeous color is worn as a dress, it will be covered with filmy lace.Mizora: A Prophecy
Mary E. Bradley
Through the filmy atmosphere to recognise them was impossible.
A sort of filmy fog had arisen over the ocean, which hid the stars from sight.
- composed of or resembling film; transparent or gauzy
- covered with or as if with a film; hazy; blurred