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English definition of “velvet”

velvet

adjective (QUALITY)    /ˈvel.vɪt/ (also velvety) literary
describes something that has a beautiful soft, smooth quality or appearance, usually something dark or deep: under a wonderful velvet sky His velvety brown eyes had been his passport to fame.Soft and fluffy
(Definition of velvet adjective (QUALITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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