satinet

or sat·i·nette

[sat-n-et]

Origin of satinet

From French, dating back to 1695–1705; see origin at satin, -et
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Examples from the Web for satinet

Historical Examples of satinet

  • They were not less astonished when she wanted to learn the work of the weavers in her brothers' satinet mills.

    Heroines of Service

    Mary Rosetta Parkman

  • And you shall have a black satin dress for Sundays—a real satin, not a satinet or any of the shams.

    Shirley

    Charlotte Bront

  • At the age of nineteen, with a freedom suit of satinet, and barely money enough to bring him home, he returned to Cleveland.


British Dictionary definitions for satinet

satinet

satinette

noun
  1. a thin or imitation satin

Word Origin for satinet

C18: from French: small satin
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