looking, feeling, tasting, or sounding smooth and soft:
the velvety texture of her skin
His voice was soft and velvety.
WORD FOCUS: soft WORD FOCUS: soft soft and pleasant to touch:velvety, fluffy, silky soft and easily crushed:squashy, squishy soft and wet:mushy, squelchyBrE informal soft and good to eat:tender ➔ See alsosoft
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.