Definition of Guimpes

1. guimpe [n] - See also: guimpe



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Guimpes

guiltridden
guilts
guiltware
guilty
guilty as sin
guilty conscience
guilty pleasure
guilty pleasures
guiltylike
guiltyness
guimbard
guimbards
guimp
guimpe
guimped
guimpes (current term)
guimping
guimps
guinea
guinea-bissau
guinea-fowl
guinea-hen flower
guinea-pig
guinea-worm
guinea corn yaws
guinea flower
guinea fowl
guinea fowls
guinea gold
guinea gold vine

Literary usage of Guimpes

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1. Dressmaking: A Manual for Schools and Colleges by Jane Fales (1917)
"Directions for the making of yokes are given under guimpes and need not be ... (See guimpes.} The collar should be as nearly finished as possible before ..."

2. Catalogue by Nevada. University, Vanderbilt University, Adelaide Circulating Library (1921)
"Suits with guimpes cost from $8 to $10. Students must provide themselves with suits, but are advised not to make such purchase until they have counseled ..."

3. The Bookman (1900)
"Besides a very fine line of these goods ranging from 50c. to $4.50, we nave also a fine assortment of French hand-made guimpes, made in Paris from our own ..."

4. The Wit and Humor of America by Marshall Pinckney Wilder (1911)
"... and Mrs. Wigwag—that's my brother- in-law's first cousin—she had her's made to wear with guimpes—and they are so economical! and—" Think of a guy having ..."

5. Clothing for Women; Selection, Design, Construction: A Practical Manual for by Laura Irene Baldt (1916)
"guimpes are here classified under two heads: 1. ... Net guimpes with close-fitting collar. This may be made in one of two ways: 1. Draped Guimpe. ..."

6. Clothing: Choice, Care, Cost by Mary Schenck Woolman (1922)
"... guimpes, muslin chemisettes; children's underwear can be made of the good parts. Muslin underwear—aprons, children's ..."

7. The Ten Books of the Merrymakers edited by Marshall Pinckney Wilder (1908)
"... and Mrs. Wigwag—that's my brother- in-law's first cousin—she had her's made to wear with guimpes—and they are so economical! and—" Think of a guy having ..."

8. John Henry by George Vere] [Hobart (1901)
"... ride four miles and get his forehead fanned all the while with talk about foulard and crepe de chine and guimpes! Wouldn't it lead you to a padded cell? ..."

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