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Synonyms for powdery
ˈpaʊ də ripow·de·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. powdered, powdery, pulverized, pulverised, small-grained, fine-grainedadjective

    consisting of fine particles

    "powdered cellulose"; "powdery snow"; "pulverized sugar is prepared from granulated sugar by grinding"

    small-grained, powdered, close-grained, pulverized, fine-grained, pulverised

    coarse, dark, harsh

  2. powderyadjective

    as if dulled in color with a sprinkling of powder

    "a powdery blue"

    small-grained, powdered, pulverized, fine-grained, pulverised

    harsh, dark, coarse

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. powderyadjective

    dusty, mealy, pulverulent, friable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. powderyadjective

    friable, loose, dusty, pulverized, pulverulent, mealy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "powdery":

    powdered, fungicide, granular

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  1. Cheng Rong-fong:

    The white powdery salt hill and salt farm have always emitted a romantic feeling for visitors coming to the area, that's why we came up with the idea to be the first dating/wedding-themed park in Taiwan.

  2. Matthew Green:

    They located 38 individual clear plastic baggies of a white powdery substance believed to be cocaine. They also located two more bags of the heroin.

  3. Gareth Hutton:

    The tour embraces that quintessential feeling of what winter should really be like -- powdery snow, snow-capped trees and those amazing skies, not only are the northern lights spectacular, but the long winter sunsets are pretty magical, too.

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