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silky smooth

1. Very smooth; having a texture that is likened to silk, which is valued for its smoothness. What products do you use to make your hair so silky smooth? I just bought some silky smooth sheets, and now I never want to get out of bed! How did you get this chocolate mousse to be so silky smooth?
2. Charming in speech and behavior. Chad is so silky smooth that he always has a group of women swooning over him in any bar.
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silky

mod. smooth; unctuous. What a silky character. He could talk his way into the heart of some unsuspecting chick.
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Milk protein has many beneficial peptides than can regulate antioxidant enzymes to protect the skin's beauty, and research with soy protein, rich in soy antioxidants, has documented reduction in appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, increased hair silkiness and prettier looking nails.
Soft dark fruits on the nose show perfume and a silkiness.
While Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic have received the plaudits, he has quietly spun his sublime silkiness and his corner for Marcus Rashford's opener was his fifth assist of the campaign.
Cherries and pepper-spice aromas from the wine nodded to the pepper crust on the pork; then a taste of strawberry fruits, summer pudding hints and a soft vanilla silkiness finished the meal off perfectly.
Cherries and pepper-spice aromas from the wine nodded to the pepper crust on the pork; then a taste strawberry fruits, summer pudding hints and a soft vanilla silkiness finished the meal off perfectly.
AT TIMES he displayed a touch as soft as one of Sophia's baby-grows and Andy Murray's combination of silkiness and steel got Great Britain's defence of the Davis Cup off to a perfect start yesterday.
With a spoonful, I savored the chewy texture of sticky rice, the fruity sweetness of mangoes, as well as the distinct flavor and silkiness of the latik.
Combining the creaminess of liquid with the silkiness of powder, this colour–correcting foundation is rich in antioxidants, including Centella asiatica and White Tea extracts.
Lancome has developed the technology further in its Absolue Sublime Regenerating Oleo-Serum that offers a new texture sensation by combining the nourishing aspects of oil with the silkiness of a serum.
I'm not quite sure if it was the fantastic almond, red fruit compote I and impressive silkiness of the Vega Sicilia or the company of a good friend, but we really enjoyed the bottle--opulent, deep and fantastically layered with perfumed chocolate, herbs and spices.
I have had sea bass in many forms but here, the innate silkiness of the fish is complimented by the gentle spicing of its mint chutney quilt.
HEALTH + Greek yogurt evokes the silkiness of mayo but without the fat; salmon is full of omega-3 fatty acids.
Six formulations--Intense Shine, Intense Nourishment, Intense Moisture, Volume and Shine, Anti-Frizz Therapy and Silkiness and Shine--are designed to restore hairs natural beauty, says Gunter Watson, vice president of sales.
The crunch of the topping sets off the silkiness of the rhubarb and the sweetness balances the tang.
A satyr-like figure -- later revealed to be the god Hyman (and played with a dancer's silkiness by Jordan Bass) -- orchestrates the mischief.