Texture

  • 21texture — 1. noun /ˈtɛkstʃər/ a) The feel or shape of a surface or substance; the smoothness, roughness, softness, etc. of something. The beans had a grainy, gritty texture in her mouth …

    Wiktionary

  • 22texture — (tèk stu r ) s. f. 1°   Action de tisser.    État d une chose tissue. 2°   Dans le langage didactique, la disposition, l entrelacement des parties qui composent un corps. •   Par cette simple exposition de la texture du bois, on voit que la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 23texture — tex•ture [[t]ˈtɛks tʃər[/t]] n. v. tured, tur•ing 1) the characteristic physical structure given to a material, an object, etc., by the size, shape, and arrangement of its parts: soil of a sandy texture[/ex] 2) tex the characteristic structure of …

    From formal English to slang

  • 24texture — I. noun Etymology: Latin textura, from textus, past participle of texere to weave more at technical Date: 1578 1. a. something composed of closely interwoven elements; specifically a woven cloth b. the structure formed by the threads of a fabric… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 25TEXTURE — s. f. L état d une chose tissue, l action de tisser. Il est peu usité au propre.  Il se dit, par extension, dans le langage didactique, de La disposition, de l entrelacement des parties qui composent un corps. C est de la texture des parties d un …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 26TEXTURE — n. f. Action de tisser; état d’une chose tissée. Il est peu usité au propre. Il se dit par extension, dans le langage didactique, de la Disposition, de l’entrelacement des fibres qui composent un tissu organique. C’est de la texture des parties… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 27texture — noun (C, U) 1 the way a surface, substance, or material feels when you touch it, especially how smooth or rough it is: the smooth texture of silk | a soil with a loose sandy texture 2 literary the way the different parts are combined in a piece… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 28texture — /ˈtɛkstʃə / (say tekschuh) noun 1. the characteristic disposition of the interwoven or intertwined threads, strands, or the like, which make up a textile fabric. 2. the characteristic disposition of the constituent parts of any body; general… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 29texture — n. rough; smooth texture * * * [ tekstʃə] smooth texture rough …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 30texture — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Surface characteristics Nouns 1. texture, quality, fabric, surface, fiber, nap, tooth, tissue, weave, warp and woof, weft, grain, fineness or coarseness of grain; smoothness, roughness. See ornament. 2.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 31texture — noun 1》 the feel, appearance, or consistency of a surface or a substance.     ↘the character of a textile fabric as determined by its threads. 2》 Art the representation of the tactile quality of a surface. 3》 the quality created by the… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 32texture — tekstūra statusas Aprobuotas sritis žemės ūkio ir maisto produktų sauga ir kokybė apibrėžtis Visos gaminio mechaninės, geometrinės (kruopėtumas, rupumas, glotnumas ir kt.) ir paviršiaus (drėgnumas, riebalingumas ir kt.) savybės, juntamos… …

    Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • 33texture — tekstūra statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. texture vok. Textur, f rus. текстура, f pranc. texture, f …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • 34texture — n. & v. n. 1 the feel or appearance of a surface or substance. 2 the arrangement of threads etc. in textile fabric. 3 the arrangement of small constituent parts. 4 Art the representation of the structure and detail of objects. 5 Mus. the quality… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 35texture — The principal explanatory concept in the corpuscularian natural science of Boyle, and thence Locke . Bodies are conglomerates of corpuscles, but the particular way the corpuscles are linked makes the texture of a body, and explains its powers in… …

    Philosophy dictionary

  • 36texture — tex·tu·re s.f.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS tecn. lavorazione della superficie di un materiale consistente nel renderla ruvida praticandovi scalfitture minutissime {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1985. ETIMO: ingl. texture propr. trama , dal lat.… …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 37texture —    An element of art, texture is the surface quality or feel of an object, its smoothness, roughness, softness, etc. Textures may be actual or simulated. Actual textures can be felt with the fingers, while simulated textures are suggested by an… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 38texture — noun the texture of the burlap is coarse and nubby Syn: feel, touch; appearance, finish, surface, grain; quality, consistency; weave, nap …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 39texture — [ˈtekstʃə] noun [C/U] the way that something feels when you touch it a soft/rough/firm texture[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 40texture — tekstūra statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Pagrindinė kristalų ar molekulių orientacija. atitikmenys: angl. texture rus. текстура …

    Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas