adjective, silk·i·er, silk·i·est.
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This dangerously smooth, silky wine should be almost 20 percent alcohol by volume and taste of maple and caramel.Make your own maple syrup without harming the trees|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|February 7, 2021|Popular Science
Sateen woven fabrics tend to be silky and smooth, which also makes them more delicate.Best sheets: Choose the right bed linens for a good night’s sleep|Carsen Joenk|December 18, 2020|Popular Science
With beautifully updated art and a silky-smooth framerate, this will look better on that new 4K HDR TV than many “real” next-generation games.Gift Guide: Games on every platform to get you through the long, COVID winter|Devin Coldewey|December 3, 2020|TechCrunch
Here’s another soup that gets super silky thanks to potatoes.6 seasonal soups to begin — or become — your Thanksgiving meal|Kari Sonde|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
On the palate, the 2017 Lassègue Saint-Émilion Grand Cru is dense and round with silky tannins.
But his fingers moved through her silky strands of hair, and then down her neck.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Consider the trashy, silky sweatpants sent down the runway by Jarrar, complete with thick stripes running down the legs.What’s Haute, What’s Not: The Meaning of Modern Couture|Liza Foreman|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oak, great balance and a good finish with stone fruits and just enough oak to round the wine to a silky smooth feel on the palate.
“If You Had My Love” was silky-smooth with just the right amount of anguished yearning.Jennifer Lopez’s ‘A.K.A.’ Is Terrible. What Happened to Her Music?|Kevin Fallon|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This silky rendition of the 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' theme song is irrepressibly groovy.
I have an old sketch of a back view of three of them taken side by side; you see nothing but billows of fine silky hair.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The leaf is of beautiful appearance, of almost a silky texture, and in color a rich brown.
Jess' chestnut hair was long and silky and nicely braided, but she never murmured as it came off too.
He stroked her short silky hair and proposed that they all go up into Violet's room with the moonflowers.
Laying her silky hand on mine in that kind of a way that I said I would die first.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)