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Definitions of velvet

  1. smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. resembling velvet in having a smooth soft surface Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. A silk fabric, having a short, close nap of erect threads. Inferior qualities are made with a silk pile on a cotton or linen back. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The soft and highly vascular deciduous skin which envelops and nourishes the antlers of deer during their rapid growth. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Made of velvet; soft and delicate, like velvet; velvety. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To pain velvet. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To make like, or cover with, velvet. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A silk material with a short, thick pile, or surface of upright cut threads; the soft skin on the horns of young deer; slang, money or funds secured without effort, as by speculation. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. Soft like velvet; velvety; as, a velvet touch. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. A cloth made from silk, with a close shaggy pile: a similar cloth made of cotton. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Made of velvet: soft like velvet. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. VELVETEEN. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  14. A cloth made of silk or cotton, with a short close nap. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  15. Made of, or like, velvet. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. Made of velvet; smooth; velvety. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. A fabric of silk closely woven with thick, short, smooth nap on one side. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Made of velvet; soft and delicate, like velvet. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. A rich silk stuff, covered with a close, short, fine soft nap. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. To paint velvet. Cotton velvet, an imitation of velvet. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. A rich silk stuff having on one side a fine soft pile or raised nap; a similar fabric made of cotton. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. Made of velvet. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. The soft and vascular skin which covers the antlers of Deer during growth, but is later rubbed off by the animal. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  24. [Middle English] The soft and vascular skin which covers the antlers of Deer during growth, but is later rubbed off by the animal (zool.). na
  25. A silk fabric, having a short, close nap of erect threads. Inferior qualities are made with a silk pile on a cotton or linen back, or with other soft fibers such as nylon, acetate, or rayon. dictgcide_fs
  26. Something likened to velvet{1} in being soft or luxurious; as, a lawn of velvet. dictgcide_fs
  27. vel'vet, n. a cloth made from silk, with a close shaggy pile: a similar cloth made of cotton: the velvet-like covering of a growing antler: (slang) money gained by gambling.--adj. made of velvet: soft like velvet.--ns. VEL'VERET, a poor quality of velvet, the web of cotton, the pile of silk; VELVETEEN', a fustian made of twilled cotton with a pile of the same material: a kind of velvet made of silk and cotton mixed throughout; VEL'VET-FLOWER, the love-lies-bleeding.--n.pl. VEL'VET-GUARDS (Shak.), velvet trimmings, applied metaphorically to the citizens who wore them.--ns. VEL'VETING, the nap of velvet: (pl.) velvet goods collectively; VEL'VET-LEAF, the Indian mallow; VEL'VET-P[=A]'PER, flock paper; VEL'VET-PILE, any material with a long, soft nap; VEL'VET-SC[=O]'TER, a kind of black duck with large white spot on the wings; VEL'VET-WORK, embroidery on velvet.--adj. VEL'VETY, made of or like velvet: soft: soft in taste or touch.--STAND ON VELVET, to place one's bets in such a way as not to loose in any event. [From Low L. velluetum--Low L. villutus--L. villus, shaggy hair.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  28. Closely woven fabric wholly (also silk v.) or partly (cotton v.) of silk with thick short pile on one side (terry v., with pile uncut); furry skin covering a growing antler; v. pile, fabric with pile like that of v.; (adj.) of, soft as, v. (often in names of animals& plants, as v. ant, osier; v. paw, of cat, fig. of crueity &c. veiled under suave manner, v. tread, soft). Hence velveted, velvety, as. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  29. v. glove, outward gentleness cloaking inflexibility (with an iron hand in a v.g.). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  30. n. [Italian , French , Latin] A soft material of silk, or of silk and cotton mixed, having a loose pile or short shag of thread on the surface. Cabinet Dictionary

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