Associations to the word «Satin»


SATIN, adjective. Semi-glossy. Particularly describing a type of paint.
SATIN, noun. A cloth woven from silk, nylon or polyester with a glossy surface and a dull back. (The same weaving technique applied to cotton produces cloth termed sateen).
SATIN SPAR, noun. A fine fibrous variety of either calcite or gypsum, with a pearly luster.
SATIN WEAVE, noun. A style of weaving producing smooth-faced fabric in which the warp interlaces with the filling at points distributed over the surface.

Dictionary definition

SATIN, noun. A smooth fabric of silk or rayon; has a glossy face and a dull back.

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle