Meaning of cottony in English:


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‘Additionally, as one might imagine, the cottony head of the plant made an excellent all-purpose swab.’
  • ‘Her hands made contact with soft, cottony material.’
  • ‘The sky was a powder blue and white, cottony clouds rolled by, sometimes passing by the sun and blocking its rays and creating shadows on earth.’
  • ‘I can see that you, too, are wearing your pajamas - the plaid, cottony ones.’
  • ‘When you tear one of the pods open, you can see that the inside is lined with a cottony padding, which I thought very pretty and delicate.’