texture noun

ADJ. dense, firm, thick | delicate, fine, light, soft Sponge cakes have a light texture. | coarse, crumbly, crunchy, rough | creamy, silky, smooth, velvety | spongy | sticky | different, varied | interesting, rich She enjoyed the rich texture of the beer. | skin, soil, surface | choral, instrumental, musical, string

VERB + TEXTURE have | add, give sth I use a styling gel to give texture to my hair.

PREP. in ~ The cloth was rough in texture. | with a … ~ a piece with a dense choral texture