Synonyms for Velvet:

adj.

all (adjective)
velvety.
fabric (adjective)
dacron, brocade, suede, mohair, canvas, longcloth, gabardine, astrakhan, rayon, acrilan, cashmere, challis, chintz, percale, alpaca, bunting, tricot, madras, velour, matting, moleskin, gossamer, crinoline, Celanese, quilting, crepe, lame, satin, nylon, twill, tweed, foulard, damask, duffel, plaid, worsted, corduroy, sharkskin, cambric, cheesecloth, sateen, batik, wool, flannel, gingham, herringbone, grenadine, tarpaulin, felt, serge, chiffon, linen, fleece, orlon, oilcloth, taffeta, burlap, jersey, denim, silk, sacking sailcloth, tulle, cotton, muslin, broadcloth, chenille, baize, horsehair, calico, seersucker, fabric, net, paisley.
resembling velvet (adjective)
velvety.

n.

plushy, sacking, suiting, velourlike, shining, moquette, fine-textured, plush, organza, sheeting, sackcloth, silken. fabic (noun)
plush, velour.
velvet (noun)
soft, velvety, smooth.

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Other relevant words:
silken, plushy, plush, soft, velvety, smooth.

Usage examples for velvet

  1. The friend takes all the blame on his black- velvet shoulders, and says he has loved the maiden all along. – In the Courts of Memory 1858-1875. by L. de Hegermann-Lindencrone
  2. A high- neck blue velvet dress, at my age, with my shoulders and arms! – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  3. Strangely enough, an exquisite Elizabethan saddle of green velvet had found a temporary resting- place in its great depths. – John and Betty's History Visit by Margaret Williamson