Translation of "silk" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /sɪlk/ us /sɪlk/

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

a silk dress

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


noun /silk/

very fine, soft threads made by silkworms.


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

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)