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Pillowy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Pillowy Like a pillow.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pillowy Like a pillow; soft; yielding.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Pillowy like a pillow: soft
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. pyle—L. pulvīnus.

Usage

In literature:

The buoyant power and brilliance of the morning are upon her, and the air of the bright sea lifts and spreads her, like a pillowy skate's egg.
"Mary Anerley" by R. D. Blackmore
Sessions was a pillowy soul whom Una trusted.
"The Job" by Sinclair Lewis
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In news:

A mug of hot chocolate, with its pillowy topping of whipped cream and shot of Cognac, is a worthwhile indulgence.
A classic, pillowy cheese soufflé is a thing to behold.
This cobbler-like dessert uses fresh blueberries and is topped with pillowy dumplings.
These pillowy little mints are made from four ingredients (not including coloring) and are melt-in-your-mouth fabulous.
Pillowy soft cookies topped with buttery icing are perfectly portable for Halloween parties.
Angel food cake dotted with pockets of amaretti dough and covered with pillowy Cream Fluff .
The photo has set off a storm of chatter about the Mother Monster's lips, which were puffy and pillowy.
There are so many iconic images from Guess campaigns—Claudia Schiffer's windswept hair and sexy bustier, Anna Nicole's pillowy lips and platinum barrel curls—but here's one you don't see too often: a fresh-faced, topless Carla Bruni.
A classic Thanksgiving dinner is only complete with the classic finish — an aromatic pumpkin pie rich with cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg, and topped with pillowy soft mounds of whipped cream.
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