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Synonyms for velvet
ˈvɛl vɪtvel·vet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. velvetadjective

    a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back

    Antonyms:
    hard, unsmooth, rough

  2. velvet, velvety, velvet-texturedadjective

    smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste

    Synonyms:
    velvety, velvet-textured

    Antonyms:
    hard, unsmooth, rough

  3. velvet, velvetyadjective

    resembling velvet in having a smooth soft surface

    Synonyms:
    velvety, velvet-textured

    Antonyms:
    rough, unsmooth, hard

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "velvet":

    corduroy, chenille, pile

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Velvet":

    Jenny Pettersson

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How to use velvet in a sentence?

  1. Gregory Benford - Timescape:

    There was a blithe certainty that came from first comprehending the full Einstein field equations, arabesques of Greek letters clinging tenuously to the page, a gossamer web. They seemed insubstantial when you first saw them, a string of squiggles. Yet to follow the delicate tensors as they contracted, as the superscripts paired with subscripts, collapsing mathematically into concrete classical entities-- potential; mass; forces vectoring in a curved geometry-- that was a sublime experience. The iron fist of the real, inside the velvet glove of airy mathematics.

  2. Barbara Perry:

    Could it be the tip of the camel's nose under the red velvet curtains ? ... I'd say probably not.

  3. Doug Cifu:

    He was convinced and I became convinced that we could build what we'll call a velvet rope agency offering and offer it to a select few buy-side institutions.

  4. Nikol Pashinyan:

    We are ready to continue talks with acting prime minister Karen Karapetyan on Wednesday to ensure a transfer of power to the people, i hope that the high echelons of the (ruling) Republican Party will unequivocally recognise the popular velvet and non-violent revolution.

  5. Nikol Pashinyan:

    I hope that the high echelons of the (ruling) Republican Party will unequivocally recognise the popular velvet and non-violent revolution.


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