satiny

adjective
sat·​iny | \ ˈsat-nē How to pronounce satiny (audio) , ˈsa-tᵊn-ē \

Definition of satiny

: having or resembling the soft usually lustrous smoothness of satin a satiny finish

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Examples of satiny in a Sentence

There's a satiny feel to the material. the satiny short coat of an Arabian horse
Recent Examples on the Web This light Italian red wine is balanced in red fruits and a satiny smoothness that doesn’t need an extended period of time in the fridge before it’s ready to be enjoyed. Jillian Dara, Forbes, 1 July 2022 Crisp romaine, toasted croutons and a satiny, garlicky dressing are the key elements of a perfect Caesar salad. Robin Miller, USA TODAY, 7 June 2022 This drugstore buy goes on smoothly and leaves a dewy, satiny finish on dry skin. Jessica Teich, Good Housekeeping, 7 July 2022 This long-wearing and rose-scented foundation leaves behind a satiny smooth finish that won't weigh skin down, and uses Clé de Peau's Illuminating Complex EX to enhance skin's radiance and resilience. Tiffany Dodson, Harper's BAZAAR, 29 June 2022 Crisp romaine, toasted croutons and a satiny, garlicky dressing are the key elements of a perfect Caesar salad. Robin Miller, USA TODAY, 7 June 2022 This bottling is a unique single vineyard expression with satiny black cherry fruit, structure and seamless tannins that together deliver purity and complexity. Katie Kelly Bell, Forbes, 25 June 2022 Crisp romaine, toasted croutons and a satiny, garlicky dressing are the key elements of a perfect Caesar salad. Robin Miller, USA TODAY, 7 June 2022 Reach for Merit’s satiny lipstick for sheer, buildable color no matter the occasion. Kiana Murden, Vogue, 13 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of satiny

1693, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

22 Jul 2022

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“Satiny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/satiny. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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