You are already married, and can only offer the plaintiff the position of a rival wife, or "sateen," as you call it.
sateen is also a durable cotton material, but it is not so warm.
Quickly she collapsed, her sateen hanging in loose, ragged strips.
While you are waiting for the samples of wool serges, galatea, and sateen, let us study about wool.
sateen—A close twilled cotton fabric, soft and glossy, used for lining.
They are made in white calico, also in sateen for coloured shirts.
The costumes of organdy and sateen were quite as pretty as the model of silk and satin.
For the dresses of the richer group in the chancel, sateen is best.
Some girls have probably chosen serge for their bloomers, and some have ordered galatea or sateen.
And now Gwendolyn, astonished, saw that too much laughter had again remolded that sateen bulk.