Milky meaning

mĭlkē
Resembling milk in color or consistency.

Milky glass.

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Filled with, consisting of, or yielding milk or a fluid resembling milk.

A milky kernel of corn.

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Meek; timid.
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Like milk; esp., white as milk or having the consistency of milk.
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Of, containing, or yielding milk.
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Timid, meek, mild, etc.
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Resembling milk in color or consistency.
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(color science, informal) Of the black in an image, appearing as dark gray rather than black.
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(colloquial) Cowardly.
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Origin of milky

  • milk +"Ž -y. The meaning "cowardly" was possibly coined by Graham Greene in the novel Brighton Rock (1938).

    From Wiktionary