Powdery Synonyms and Antonyms

pou'də-rē

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Synonyms for Powdery

Having the colour of sand.
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Timeworn; stale:
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Easily broken into small fragments, crumbled, or reduced to powder.
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(Of a voice) Unpleasantly harsh or rasping
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Spotty or flecked
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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A blossom; the flower of a plant; an expanded bud.
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Light dry snow.
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A soft, light-colored, monoclinic mineral, Mg3Si4O10(OH)2, with a greasy feel, used to make talcum powder, lubricants, etc.; magnesium silicate
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Powdered and perfumed talc for toilet use.
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(UK, chiefly Yorkshire) By extension, to hit someone or something.
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To break into smaller portions.
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(Rare) To beat into shape with a hammer.
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Pound means to repeatedly strike with force.
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Pulverize is to crush into powder, or to demolish.
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To break up biological tissue into individual cells via passage through a narrow opening such as a hypodermic needle.
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Carefully or delicately made or done:
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Which has been covered with powder (typically referring to makeup)
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consisting of fine particles
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consisting of fine particles
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Marginally different or subtle:
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Containing, consisting of, or made from flour or meal
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Antonyms for Powdery

(Dated) Having all the geometrical dimensions; cubic.
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Words Related to Powdery

Of great significance; momentous:
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Containing, covered with, or resembling grit.
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Find another word for powdery. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for powdery, like: sandy, dusty, loose, friable, gravelly, mealy, pulverized, pulverous, pulverulent, bloom and powder.