Term:silver

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN SILVER

1) silver, Ag, atomic number : a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography

Image of silver
Image of silver

2) silver: coins made of silver

3) ash grey, ash gray, silver, silver grey, silver gray: a light shade of grey

4) flatware, silver: silverware eating utensils

5) silver medal, silver: a trophy made of silver (or having the appearance of silver) that is usually awarded for winning second place in a competition

OVERVIEW OF VERB SILVER

1) silver: coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam; “silver the necklace”

2) silver: make silver in color; “Her worries had silvered her hair

3) silver: turn silver; “The man’s hair silvered very attractively”

OVERVIEW OF ADJECTIVE SILVER

1) silver: made from or largely consisting of silver; “silver bracelets”

2) silver, silvern, silvery: having the white lustrous sheen of silver; “a land of silver (or silvern) rivers where the salmon leap”; “repeated scrubbings have given the wood a silvery sheen”

3) argent, silver, silvery, silverish: of lustrous grey; covered with or tinged with the color of silver; “silvery hair

4) eloquent, facile, fluent, silver, silver-tongued, smooth-spoken: expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; “able to dazzle with his facile tongue”; “silver speech

noun silver has 5 sense(s) (first 4 from tagged texts)


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