from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Lustrous and smooth like satin. See Synonyms at sleek.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Like satin, smooth and shiny, glossy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Like or composed of satin; glossy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Somewhat resembling satin; having a gloss like that of satin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
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Glancing down at a stack of books, I noticed a satiny edge of paper protruding from the pages of one.
My hand moved to the stake against my hip, my fingers running over its satiny shaft.
I spun out of their satiny caress and ran straight into a hard body.
The goose-down pillows were fluffed, the satiny sheets pulled up to my chin.
His skin was fair as a woman's, far more satiny, and no rudimentary hair-growth marred its white lustre.
Process for 1-2 minutes, until dough becomes smooth and satiny.
Tom drinks three wine coolers and shoplifts a satiny jacket, loud.
It has a satiny matte finish on the film noir covers.
I'm expecting disaster, but somehow, miraculously, it comes together into a satiny pool of deliciousness – and all with just one pan and a whisk.
It was worn wool herringbone tweed, dark brown and tan threads interwoven, and the lining was a satiny tan, stained and torn from use.