satiny

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adjective sat·iny \ ˈsat-nē , ˈsa-tᵊn-ē \

Definition of satiny

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

Examples of satiny in a Sentence

  1. There's a satiny feel to the material.

  2. the satiny short coat of an Arabian horse

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First Known Use of satiny

1786


SATINY Defined for English Language Learners

satiny

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Definition of satiny for English Language Learners

  • : smooth and shiny like satin


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