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adjective as in silken

adjective as in sleek

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Example Sentences

I also kept the knife’s liner and lock in satin, at no additional charge, for a subtle, classy look.

Larraín may be trying to dive into the satin-and-sadness psyche of a misunderstood and persecuted woman.

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She wears a satin baseball jacket over a tiny shorts outfit—she could almost be ready for church, if she just put on a longer skirt.

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But what is it like with no Penelope Cruz pouting in sheer red satin, without the massed paparazzi, and screaming publicists?

Marni Kotak sits on a gold-painted twin bed, wearing a gold satin nightgown, with matching bedsheets covering her legs.

Before the spotlight shone a light on a soon-to-be abandoned black satin bra, she also condemned the effects of Obamacare.

In the picture, Moss is dressed as a Playboy bunny in satin bunny ears, a black corset, and French cuffs.

His tiny body is shown being held by tearful family members, then alone in powder blue satin coffin.

The box of the diplomatic corps was just opposite us, and our gay little Mrs. F. sat in it dressed in white satin.

With her little satin shoe she tapped the carpet, biting her under lip and seeming to be listening.

It was all cherry satin and white lace, the furniture lilliputian, to match the proportions of the room and the lady.

The golden shimmer of Edna's satin gown spread in rich folds on either side of her.

She took his arm, which he offered her, holding up the weight of her satin train with the other hand.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to satin, such as: lustrous, satiny, silky, glassy, glistening, and polished.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.