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silvery

adjective
 
 
/ˈsɪlvəri/
shiny and pale, like silver: a silvery lightLess common coloursCommon colours
Translations of “silvery”
in Korean 은빛이 나는…
in Arabic فَضّي…
in Portuguese prateado…
in Catalan platejat…
in Japanese 銀のような…
in Italian argenteo, argentato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顔色, 似銀的, 銀色的…
in Russian серебристый…
in Turkish gümüş gibi, gümüşî…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颜色, 似银的, 银色的…
in Polish srebrzysty…
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