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velvet

noun [U] uk   /ˈvel.vɪt/ us  
C2 a cloth usually made from silk or cotton with a thick, soft surface: Her skin was as soft as velvet.

velvet

adjective uk   /ˈvel.vɪt/ us  

velvet adjective (CLOTH)

made of velvet: a velvet dress velvet curtains/cushions

velvet adjective (QUALITY)

( also velvety ) literary Something that is velvety 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.
Traducciones de “velvet”
en coreano 벨벳…
en árabe مُخْمَل…
en francés (de) velours…
en turco kadife…
en italiano velluto…
en chino (tradicionál) 絲絨, 平絨, 天鵝絨…
en ruso бархат…
en polaco aksamit…
en español terciopelo…
en portugués veludo…
en alemán der Samt, Samt-……
en catalán vellut…
en japonés ベルベット, ビロード…
en chino (simplificado) 丝绒, 平绒, 天鹅绒…
(Definition of velvet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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