Translation of "silk" - English-Spanish dictionary

silk

noun uk /sɪlk/

B1 [ no plural ] a type of cloth that is light and smooth

seda
a silk dress

(Translation of “silk” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

silk

noun /silk/

very fine, soft threads made by silkworms.

seda

thread, cloth etc made from this

(de) seda
The dress was made of silk
(also adjective) a silk dress.
silky adjective (comparative silkier, superlative silkiest)

soft, fine and rather shiny like silk

sedoso, suave
She has silky smooth skin.
silkiness noun

suavidad
silkworm noun

the caterpillar of certain moths, which makes silk.

gusano de seda

(Translation of “silk” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)