Definition of satin in English:
1A smooth, glossy fabric, usually of silk, produced by a weave in which the threads of the warp are caught and looped by the weft only at certain intervals: [as modifier]: a blue satin dress
More example sentences
- Acres of silk, satin, bamboo and quilted fabrics combined to create an opulent Oriental collection.
- Her dress was deep blue satin, high waisted and plainly cut, the bosom moderately low; her long gloves were white kid.
- Her dress, made from satin of the deepest blue, was tied at the back of her neck, leaving her shoulders and back bare.
verb (satins, satining, satined)[with object] Back to top
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- satinize (also satinise) verb
- Example sentences
- The range includes good updated basics, like needle-cord skirts and jeans-cut trousers with easy waists, T-shirts with decorated necklines, satinised ruffle-front blouses, smart shirts with double cuffs and chic pea jackets.
- The first half feels like the end of the world: a procession of motorcycle helmet-wearing models wearing the darkest black, satinised cotton and leather, walking to the growl of doom-laden bass.
- For her entry, Stephanie's daywear outfit was a mint green short tailored jacket and flared matching skirt in satinised cotton trimmed with cream Petersham ribbon.
- Example sentences
- Beat in the eggs, one at a time, with a wooden spoon, an electric mixer, or a food processor until the dough is smooth and satiny.
- I kicked my satiny white slippers across the room and flung myself face-down on my bed.
- Thankfully, the flowers are lemon-scented and the dramatic red fruits contain satiny blue-black seeds that are edible raw or roasted and taste like peanuts.
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Definition of satin in:
- US English dictionary
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