adjective. having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light.
Sentences with satiny
It's especially valuable in the kitchen when used to keep pie fillings from being runny, to cocoon fruits in a satiny glaze or to make a silky, clear fruit sauce.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Dark reddish-brown with a satiny sheen describes the pendent flowers on a specific cultivar of the Whipple's beard-tongue (Penstemon whippleanus).