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sa·teen

 (să-tēn′)
n.
A usually cotton fabric that has a satinlike finish.

[Alteration (influenced by velveteen) of satin.]

sateen

(sæˈtiːn)
n
(Textiles) a glossy linen or cotton fabric, woven in such a way that it resembles satin
[C19: changed from satin, on the model of velveteen]

sa•teen

(sæˈtin)

n.
a cotton fabric constructed in satin weave and having a lustrous face.
[1875–80; variant of satin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sateen - a cotton fabric with a satiny finish
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
Translations

sateen

[sæˈtiːn] Nsatén m

sateen

sateen

[sæˈtiːn] nrasatello
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One was of snuffy colored gingham which Marilla had been tempted to buy from a peddler the preceding summer because it looked so serviceable; one was of black-and-white checkered sateen which she had picked up at a bargain counter in the winter; and one was a stiff print of an ugly blue shade which she had purchased that week at a Carmody store.
Anne started off irreproachable, arrayed in the stiff black- and-white sateen, which, while decent as regards length and certainly not open to the charge of skimpiness, contrived to emphasize every corner and angle of her thin figure.
A yellow dog that's spent most of his life in a cheap New York flat, sleeping in a corner on an old sateen underskirt (the one she spilled port wine on at the Lady Longshoremen's banquet), mustn't be expcctcd to perform any tricks with the art of speech.
Our palettes are soothing, our sateens are delicate and our bed ensembles are accessorized with vibrant pillows.
But new for Divatex are solid-color linen sheets, 100 percent or linen/cotton blends, sateens with color block designs and percale sheets.
line, a high-end bedding brand was introduced last market as a three-tiered program consisting of 270-, 320- and 410-thread-count sateens.
The three-tiered program consisting of 270, 320 and 410 thread count sateens is manufactured primarily in Pakistan.
The rankings are confusing because Consumer Reports doesn't say how it determines the value of each criteria and some of the products are ranked in the wrong categories [certain sheets listed as sateens are defined as percales by the manufacturer].
In today's market, sheets are available in a wide variety of constructions and fibers, from blended plain weaves to luxury sateens.
Fabrics include the ever-present chenille, as well as velvets and lots of smooth cotton sateens.
The 205 textile exhibitors previewed new lines which included fabrications such as linen and alpaca, in addition to cotton in a range of sateens, jacquards and matelasses.
Said Jim Kennedy of Chambers Catalog, "Jacquards and sateens are not interesting.