Noun(1) a smooth lustrous round structure inside the shell of a clam or oyster; much valued as a jewel(2) a shade of white the color of bleached bones(3) a shape that is spherical and small
Verb(1) gather pearls, from oysters in the ocean
(1) Her matching pearl earrings and necklace elegantly decorated her.(2) Fashion critics adore her dresses in hand-dyed shades of pearl , frost, teal, grey and chocolate, worn over silk slip dresses.(3) When I was walking home, the moon was simply gigantic; it was a luminous, celestial pearl .(4) her dress was a lovely pearl grey(5) necklaces of amethyst and pearl(6) Its hues were of white, pearl , and alabaster, and it shone with pristine care and impeccable architecture.(7) She wore a pearl charm bracelet on her wrist and bounded down the stairs.(8) Even if they do, it's your Libran duty to transmute this irritating grit into your own precious pearl of personal wisdom.(9) a pair of pearl earrings(10) Variations of green, pale and gentle, or a shimmer of apricot or pearl can perfectly set a great reading mood for pages with heavy content.(11) She even had on a pearl necklace and earrings to match.(12) Dawson brought from his jacket pocket the ring that Edric had spent months saving for, white gold with a pearl in the center that would match her wedding dress splendidly.(13) The way it would warm cold and clammy skin, or make a pearl of sweat roll down my face.(14) The center jewel was a white pearl , large and round.(15) The dress had a pair of arm-length gloves, a pearl necklace and earrings, and a pair of glass high-heel dress shoes.(16) Call it what you will - lily white, creamy white, porcelain or pearl - I am still ghostly pale.
1. off-white ::
2. bone ::
3. ivory ::
Different Formspearl, pearled, pearling, pearls, pearly
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