Synonyms and Antonyms of satiny

  1. 1 having a shiny surface or finish the satiny short coat of an Arabian horse Synonyms buffed, burnished, glistening, lustrous, polished, rubbed, satin, glossy, sleekRelated Words brushed, eggshell, semigloss, semilustrous; silken, silky, slick, slippery; glassy, glazed, lacquered, shellacked, varnished; gleaming, glittering, reflective, shiningNear Antonyms lackluster; unvarnishedAntonyms dim, dull, flat, lusterless, matte (also mat or matt)

  2. 2 smooth or delicate in appearance or feel a lovely satiny fabric that feels so good next to the skin Synonyms cottony, downy, satin, soft, silken, silklike, silky, velvetlike, velvetyRelated Words creamy; chiffon, delicate, fine, slick; ultrasoftNear Antonyms bumpy, irregular, jagged, lumpy, pebbly; broken, jagged, ragged, roughened, rugged, scraggy; grainy, granular, grittyAntonyms coarse, harsh, rough, scratchy

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