What does the word satin mean?

Usage examples for satin

  1. He appeared grave enough, anyhow, and a very splendid figure in his suit of sky- blue satin, short shoulder cape, and pointed lace collar. – A Book of Quaker Saints by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
  2. He bought a go- cart, a yellow satin waistcoat, and a gold- embroidered cap. – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore
  3. Elizabeth got about half- way down when her long satin dress and veil got caught on a nail or snag of some sort, and no matter how she pulled she could not get loose. – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed