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pearly British & World English

Resembling a pearl in lustre or colour

pearly eye British & World English

A brown American butterfly with pearly markings and distinctive eyespots on the undersides of the wings

pearly king British & World English

A London costermonger wearing traditional ceremonial clothes covered with pearl buttons

Pearly Gates British & World English

The gates of heaven

pearly nautilus British & World English

A common nautilus of the Indo-Pacific, with a light spiral shell that is white with brownish bands on the outside and lined with mother-of-pearl on the inside

pearly everlasting British & World English

An ornamental North American plant with grey-green foliage and pearly white flower heads, used in dry flower arrangements

pearly queen in pearly king British & World English

A London costermonger wearing traditional ceremonial clothes covered with pearl buttons

pearly nautilus in nautilus British & World English

A cephalopod mollusc with a light external spiral shell and numerous short tentacles around the mouth