satin weave

noun

Definition of satin weave

: a weave in which warp threads interlace with filling threads to produce a smooth-faced fabric

Examples of satin weave in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sateen is a cotton fabric with a satin weave that feels smooth and silky. Grace Wu, Good Housekeeping, 18 Apr. 2022 The collection relies on neutrals such as black and beige in sheer georgette and satin weave charmeuse and features many of the house's signature motifs, including lush lace and vibrant florals. Julie Kosin, Harper's BAZAAR, 5 Jan. 2016

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First Known Use of satin weave

circa 1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Satin weave.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satin%20weave. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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