1. Containing pearls; abounding with, or yielding, pearls; as, pearly shells.
2. Resembling pearl or pearls; clear; pure; transparent; iridescent; as, the pearly dew or flood.
adj : a white the color of pearls [syn: pearly-white]
n : informal terms for a human `tooth' [syn: chopper]
[also: pearliest, pearlier]