sateen

noun
sa·​teen | \ sa-ˈtēn How to pronounce sateen (audio) , sə- \

Definition of sateen

: a smooth durable lustrous fabric usually made of cotton in satin weave

Examples of sateen in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And its 100 percent sateen microfiber cover provides a cushy cradle for your head and neck. Brittany Vanderbill, PEOPLE.com, 5 May 2022 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 Choose from linen, sateen, and percale fabrics to upgrade your bedding game. Talia Abbas, Glamour, 28 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sateen

1815, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sateen

alteration of satin

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Last Updated

8 May 2022

Cite this Entry

“Sateen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sateen. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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