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Silk

Spanish
English

de seda
ADJ
silk
ADJ

silk
ADJ

silk
ADJ

silk
N


silk-stocking
ADJ

silk-stocking
N

silk hat
N


silk ribbon
N

pijama de seda
NM
silk pajamas
N

pijama de seda
NM
Textil
silk pyjamas
N

silk dealer
N

sedera
NF
silk weaver
N

silk store
N

sedería
NF
silk trade
N

silk dealer
N

sedero
NM
silk weaver
N


sedera
ADJ
ADJ

sedero
ADJ
pertaining to silk
ADJ

broad silk lace
N

china silk
N


seda salvaje
NF
raw silk
N


como una seda
as smooth as silk

de seda
ADJ


silky
ADJ

sedeña
ADJ
silky
ADJ

sedeño
ADJ
silky
ADJ

silken
ADJ

sedosa
ADJ
silky
ADJ

silken
ADJ

sedoso
ADJ
silky
ADJ

silky
ADJ

gusano de seda
NM

sedería
NF

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English Definitions

silk
N
a fabric made from the fine threads produced by certain insect larvae
silk
N
animal fibers produced by silkworms and other larvae that spin cocoons and by most spiders
silk cotton
N
a plant fiber from the kapok tree; used for stuffing and insulation
silk gland
N
silk-producing gland of insects (especially of a silkworm) or spiders
silk grass
N
valuable forage grass of dry upland areas and plains of western North America to northern Mexico
silk hat
N
a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur
silk oak
N
any of several Australian timber trees having usually fernlike foliage and mottled wood used in cabinetry and veneering
N
an ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean (4,000 miles); followed by Marco Polo in the 13th century to reach Cathay
N
a print made using a stencil process in which an image or design is superimposed on a very fine mesh screen and printing ink is squeegeed onto the printing surface through the area of the screen that is not covered by the stencil
silk stocking
N
women's stockings made from a sheer material (nylon or rayon or silk)
silk tree
N
attractive domed or flat-topped Asiatic tree having bipinnate leaves and flowers with long silky stamens
silk vine
N
deciduous climber for arches and fences having ill-scented but interesting flowers and poisonous yellow fruits; cultivated for its dark shining foliage; southeastern Europe to Asia Minor
silk wood
N
a fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit; bark yields a silky fiber used in cordage and wood is valuable for staves
silk-cotton tree
N
massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber
silk-lined
having a silk lining
silken
having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
N
valuable forage grass of dry upland areas and plains of western North America to northern Mexico
in a silky manner
N
the smooth feel of silk fabric
having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
silks
N
the brightly colored garments of a jockey; emblematic of the stable
N
a print made using a stencil process in which an image or design is superimposed on a very fine mesh screen and printing ink is squeegeed onto the printing surface through the area of the screen that is not covered by the stencil
silkscreen
V
print by silkscreen
N
any of numerous plants of the genus Asclepias having milky juice and pods that split open releasing seeds with downy tufts
N
a fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit; bark yields a silky fiber used in cordage and wood is valuable for staves
silkworm
N
the commercially bred hairless white caterpillar of the domestic silkworm moth which spins a cocoon that can be processed to yield silk fiber; the principal source of commercial silk
silkworm
N
larva of a saturniid moth; spins a large amount of strong silk in constructing its cocoon
silkworm moth
N
any silkworm moth of the family Saturniidae
silkworm moth
N
moderate-sized Asiatic moth whose larvae feed on mulberry leaves and produce silk
silkworm seed
N
eggs of a silkworm
silky
having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
silky anteater
N
squirrel-sized South American toothless anteater with long silky golden fur
silky cornel
N
shrub of eastern North America having purplish stems and blue fruit
silky dogwood
N
shrub of eastern North America having purplish stems and blue fruit
silky dogwood
N
shrub of eastern North America closely resembling silky cornel
silky elm
N
large tree of Australasia
silky oak
N
medium to tall fast-growing tree with orange flowers and feathery bipinnate leaves silky-hairy beneath; eastern Australia
N
small pale yellowish soft-furred rodent of southwestern United States and Mexico
silky tamarin
N
golden South American monkey with long soft hair forming a mane
silky terrier
N
Australian breed of toy dogs having a silky blue coat
silky willow
N
small shrubby tree of western North America (Alaska to Oregon)
silky willow
N
North American willow with greyish silky pubescent leaves that usually blacken in drying
silky wisteria
N
a wisteria of China having white flowers
silky-haired
having hair that resembles silk
silky-leafed
having glossy leaves
silky-leaved
having glossy leaves
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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