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PEARLY (pearlier, pearliest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pearly mean? 

PEARLY (noun)
  The noun PEARLY has 1 sense:

1. informal terms for a human 'tooth'

  Familiarity information: PEARLY used as a noun is very rare.


PEARLY (adjective)
  The adjective PEARLY has 1 sense:

1. of a white the color of pearls

  Familiarity information: PEARLY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PEARLY (noun)


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Meaning:

Informal terms for a human 'tooth'

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Synonyms:

pearly; chopper

Hypernyms ("pearly" is a kind of...):

tooth (hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense)


PEARLY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Of a white the color of pearls

Synonyms:

pearly; pearly-white

Similar:

achromatic (having no hue)


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