Definition of Draperies

1. Noun. (plural of drapery) ¹



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Definition of Draperies

1. drapery [n] - See also: drapery

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Draperies

drants
drap
drapa
drapabilities
drapability
drapable
drape
drapeabilities
drapeability
drapeable
draped
drapelike
draper
draper's
draperied
draperies (current term)
drapers
drapery
draperylike
drapes
drapet
drapetomania
drapets
drapey
drapier
drapiers
draping
drapings
drapped
drappie

Literary usage of Draperies

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1. The Merchant of Venice: A Comedy by William Shakespeare, David Belasco (1922)
"From R. corner diagonally up- Stage to a point RC on same line, draperies, forming Wall. Across Stage at Back, about on line of Second Entrance, ..."

2. Godey's Magazine by Louis Antoine Godey, Sarah Josepha Buell Hale (1852)
"Beneath this are suspended the draperies, which arc usually festooned with a ... These draperies are sometimes of damask, etc., witk Ince curtains beneath ..."

3. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1911)
"The nude was not employed, the draperies of figures being heavy and abundant and in the fashion of the period. Yet there was earnestly sought the ..."

4. Seat Work and Industrial Occupations: A Practical Course for Primary Grades by Mary Louise Gilman, Elizabeth Baillie Williams (1905)
"draperies FOR WINDOWS AND DOORS As the front of the doll house is open, ... The children will be delighted to plan for the draperies and make them at home. ..."

5. My Garden by Louise Beebe Wilder (1916)
"CHAPTER FIFTEEN GREEN draperies "In a garden Nature is not to be her simple ... VINES are the draperies of the garden, and as much thought should be given ..."

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