- of or covered with soft, fine feathers or hair
- soft and fluffy, like down
- Made of or covered with down.
- a. Resembling down: downy white clouds.b. Quietly soothing; soft.
(comparative downier, superlative downiest)
- Having down, covered with a soft fuzzy coating as of small feathers.
- The chick's downy coat of feathers formed almost immediately to keep it warm.
down + -y