Visual and tactile quality of a surface.

Primary Base *

Child Elements  

tekt* ess sta m itg Texture.


Name/Link ΒΆ Type Source/Type Consumption Date



* Roughness Nonuniformity of the texture of a surface.


fri* Brittleness Inability to hold fast when subjected to pressure or trauma. Lack of tenacity.
kret* Chalk
dens* Density
elast* Elasticity Capacity of recoil.
frik* Friction
skler* Hardness Resistance to external influences.
rig* Inelasticity Want or absence of elasticity.
pulv* Pulverulence State of being in particle form.
rar* Rarity
mol* Softness Irresistance to external influences.
* Structure Relationship or organizational quality of the component parts of a solid.
ten* Tenacity Permanence, obstinancy or coherence despite pressure or trauma.
* Texture Visual and tactile quality of a surface.


Texture Antonyms

xx* Roughness (xx)
xx* Smoothness (xx)

Texture synonyms

TEXTURE, intertexture, contexture; tissue, grain, web, surface; warp and -woof, - weft; gossamer, homespun, linsey-woolsey, frieze, fustian; satin, velvet; tooth, nap (roughness) [See Roughness].\n