Definition of velvety in English:



  • Having a smooth, soft appearance, feel, or taste.

    ‘robes of velvety black’
    ‘soup with a velvety texture’
    ‘the surface feels velvety to the touch’
    • ‘Against a velvety background, a paper plate, ordinarily associated with a hot humid picnic, is transformed into a cool moon.’
    • ‘They are using a new sanding process to create velvety dimensional designs against flat grounds.’
    • ‘The young bucks in the herd had been rubbing their velvety antlers clean on the blueberry canes.’
    • ‘Chiggers often are covered with dense, feathered hairs that give them a velvety appearance.’
    • ‘The cords on my cap were thin and velvety.’