OTHER WORDS FROM silverysil·ver·i·ness, noun
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Prices for the lightweight, silvery element have climbed 35% this year, according to FactSet.China’s environmental goals are driving aluminum prices to a 10-year high|John Detrixhe|August 30, 2021|Quartz
The silvery metal is essential for electric vehicles and renewable energy batteries.The Taliban now controls one of the world’s biggest lithium deposits|Tim McDonnell|August 16, 2021|Quartz
They were all test pilots, they wore silvery space suits and signature buzz cuts and they had perfect fly-boy names like Deke and Gus and Al and Gordo.With Private Space Flight On the Rise, Who Gets to Be Called 'Astronaut?'|Jeffrey Kluger|August 4, 2021|Time
In the first week alone, I was stunned by skyscraper-tall badlands and silvery snakes that glinted like holograms in the sunlight.
Horst recommends this plant, Scindapsus pictus, with its beautiful silvery green leaves.Online plant sellers are having a moment. Here’s where to shop.|Lindsey Roberts|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
Little wiry chap, with silvery hair, bright brown eyes and plenty of wrinkles.Iran’s Top Spy Is the Modern-Day Karla, John Le Carré’s Villainous Mastermind|Michael Weiss|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It has silvery blue skin and a red dorsal fin that runs the length of its body.Fishy Mystery: Are Beached Oarfish Trying to Tell Us Something?|Kevin Bailey|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
That the capable, silvery Kathleen Sebelius is the face of Obamacare makes me want to weep.
Also includes wedding bouquet, silvery tiara, earrings and engagement ring.
The gorgeous rota looks like an alien lighthouse, with silvery lights spinning out of its core.
Though she was warmly wrapped in a soft rug of silvery fur, a chill crept into her heart.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
The tone is of quiet silvery beauty, but the stop does not seem to have been largely adopted by other builders.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
Suddenly the clock in the big hall below chimed two upon its peal of silvery bells.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
He spoke with a grave and silvery pitch that made his words seem to soar lightly over his audience.The Chequers|James Runciman
Georgie could not forbear a smile, while Lucy burst into inextinguishable peals of silvery laughter.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills