1. [ noun ] the feel of a surface or a fabric

"the wall had a smooth texture"

Related terms: tactile_property smoothness roughness nap fine coarse
2. [ noun ] the essential quality of something

"the texture of Neapolitan life"

Related terms: quality
3. [ noun ] (music) the musical pattern created by parts being played or sung together

"then another melodic line is added to the texture"

Related terms: musicality
4. [ noun ] (fine arts) the characteristic appearance of a surface having a tactile quality
Related terms: visual_property marbleisation marbleizing grain fine_arts
Similar spelling:   textured