What does Satiny mean?

Satiny meaning in General Dictionary

having a smooth, gleaming area reflecting light

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  • Like or consists of satin glossy regarding have a satiny look a satiny texture
  • Like or composed of satin; shiny; because, to possess a satiny look; a satiny surface.

Sentence Examples with the word Satiny

From the great size of the trunk and the even grain of the red cedar-like wood it is a valuable tree to the farmer and carpenter: it splits readily and evenly, and planes and polishes well; cut radially, the medullary plates give the wood a fine satiny lustre; it is strong and durable, but not so elastic as many of the western pines and firs.

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