Silk

3 Definitions of Silk

The meaning of the word silk, the definition of Silk:

n. - The fine, soft thread produced by various species of caterpillars in forming the cocoons within which the worm is inclosed during the pupa state, especially that produced by the larvae of Bombyx mori.

n. - Hence, thread spun, or cloth woven, from the above-named material.

n. - That which resembles silk, as the filiform styles of the female flower of maize.


The word "silk" uses 4 letters: I K L S

Direct anagrams of silk:

ilks

Words formed by adding one letter before or after silk, or to silk in any order:

a - kails   b - bilks   c - licks slick   e - likes   l - kills skill   m - milks   n - kilns links slink   o - kilos   r - skirl   s - silks   t - kilts   y - silky  

Shorter words found within silk:

il ilk is ki li lis si ski

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