pearly definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling pearls.
    • Covered or embellished with pearls or mother-of-pearl.
    • Of a pale greyish white color, tinted with blue.
    • Containing pearls; abounding with, or yielding, pearls.
    • Resembling pearl or pearls; clear; pure; transparent; iridescent.
    • of a white the colour of pearls
  • noun:
    • A pale greyish white color, tinted with blue.
    • enamel
    • casual terms for a human `tooth'
  • others:
    • Resembling a pearl in dimensions, shape, texture, or shade; pearlaceous.
    • Resembling mother-of-pearl; nacreous: margaritaceous.
    • yielding, containing, or abounding in pearls; margaritiferous; pearl-bearing.
    • Dotted, flecked, or spangled as if with pearls; pearled.
    • Clear; pure; glittering; clear or transparent, as a color: as, pearly white.
    • within the means of the pianoforte, noting a touch that produces an obvious, round, sweet tone, or noting a tone therefore characterized.
    • clothing with huge pearl buttons, worn by costermongers.
    • in the way of a pearl; like a pearl.

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