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English definition of “silvery”

silvery

adjective uk   /ˈsɪl.vər.i/ us    /-vɚ-/ literary

silvery adjective (COLOUR)

like silver: The grass was silvery with frost.Less common coloursCommon colours

silvery adjective (SOUND)

having a pleasant, clear musical sound: We were woken early by the peal of silvery bells.Describing qualities of sound
(Definition of silvery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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