verb (used with object), schrei·ner·ized, schrei·ner·iz·ing.

to produce a lustrous finish on (a fabric) by subjecting it to pressure exerted by rollers engraved with many fine lines.

Also schrei·ner [shrahy-ner] /ˈʃraɪ nər/; especially British, schrei·ner·ise.

Origin of schreinerize

First recorded in 1905–10; see origin at schreiner finish, -ize Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019