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chalky definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: composed of or containing or resembling calcium carbonate or calcite or chalk [syn: calcareous, chalky]
2: of something having the color of chalk; "she turned chalky white"

Merriam Webster's

adjective see chalk I

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. (chalkier, chalkiest) 1 a abounding in chalk. b white as chalk. 2 like or containing chalk stones. Derivatives: chalkiness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Chalky Chalk"y, a. Consisting of, or resembling, chalk; containing chalk; as, a chalky cliff; a chalky taste.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. Something that is chalky contains chalk or is covered with chalk. The chalky soil around Saumur produces the famous Anjou wines. ADJ 2. Something that is chalky is a pale dull colour or has a powdery texture. Her face became a chalky white. ADJ

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Cretaceous.

Moby Thesaurus

argent, argentine, branny, canescent, chalklike, comminute, comminuted, cretaceous, crushed, detrital, detrited, disintegrated, dusty, efflorescent, farinaceous, fine, flaky, fleecy-white, floury, frosted, frosty, furfuraceous, gone to dust, grated, grizzled, grizzly, ground, hoar, hoary, impalpable, lactescent, levigated, lily-white, marble, marmoreal, mealy, milky, milled, niveous, pestled, platinum, powdered, powdery, pulverant, pulverized, pulverulent, pure white, reduced to powder, scaly, scobicular, scobiform, scurfy, sharded, shredded, silver, silvered, silvery, snow-white, snowy, swan-white, triturated, white, white as snow




 


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