What is another word for velvety?

201 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ vˈɛlvɪti], [ vˈɛlvɪti], [ v_ˈɛ_l_v_ɪ_t_i]

Velvety is a word used to describe a texture that is smooth, soft, and luxurious, often resembling the texture of velvet. Some synonyms for the word velvety include silky, smooth, creamy, soft, plush, and luxurious. These words are often used to describe textures that are pleasing to the touch and evoke feelings of comfort and indulgence. Other synonyms for velvety might include opulent, sumptuous, or rich, which describe textures that are decadent, extravagant, and full of indulgence. In general, synonyms for velvety describe textures that are delightful to experience, and add an element of luxury to any sensory experience.

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What are the hypernyms for Velvety?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for velvety?

The antonyms for the word "velvety" include rough, coarse, scratchy, harsh, prickly, uneven, bumpy, lumpy, and gritty. Velvety generally refers to something soft and smooth to touch, however, if something is rough, it means it is not soft or pleasant to touch. It can cause discomfort or even pain. Coarse, scratchy, and harsh are also antonyms of velvety, indicating a texture that is rough and unrefined. Prickly suggests something covered in thorns or spikes, while uneven, bumpy, and lumpy indicate that the texture is not uniform. Finally, gritty is an antonym for velvety, meaning it is rough-textured and has particles that abrade or scratch.

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