semimatte

adjective

semi·​matte ˌse-mē-ˈmat How to pronounce semimatte (audio)
ˌse-ˌmī-,
-mi-
variants or less commonly semimat or semimatt
: having a slight luster

Word History

Etymology

semi- + matte entry 2

First Known Use

1937, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of semimatte was in 1937

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Cite this Entry

“Semimatte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/semimatte. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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