drape

All Noun Verb
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  • He was told to go home and drape his home in black. Cited from California 1849-1913, L.H. Woolley
  • Many of them are cut high in the front and draped low in the back.
  • He is described as "the kind of man who draped himself on air".
  • Really there seemed enough of it to drape the whole valley of the shadow of death! Cited from A Walk from London to John O'Groat's, by Elihu Burritt
  • As members died their chair would be draped in black.
  • Each end of the cloth is then draped around the leg on its side.
  • Central and somewhat isolated from the other figures stands a red-draped woman in blue.
  • He holds a sword next to his heart in his right hand and has a cape draped over his left arm.
  • His death was marked by a black flag draped on the National Theatre.
  • There are three main pieces of cloth that are draped around the body.
  • There are two main pieces of cloth that are draped around the body.
  • His only body clothing is a cape draped over his back.
  • I was the only one in our layout not draped from head to foot in black. Cited from Dixie Hart, by Will N. Harben
  • These he draped above the hall door, to muffle any chance sound. Cited from Phantom Wires, by Arthur Stringer
  • His son hurried to the office and found him sitting in a chair with his coat draped over his arm.
  • She is known for her lustrous red hair that drapes down to the ground.
  • Let no one be afraid of draping the spirit with this purple and gold. Cited from Manners and Social Usages, Mrs. J.M.E.W. Sherwood
  • So we decided to go into the old town and there were people walking around draped in jewellery.
  • A man, by the way, should never know anything about drapery or draping. Cited from One Generation to Another,Henry Seton Merriman
  • As it was filmed during the day, the building was covered with black drapes.
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How drape gets used

Meaning of drape

  • noun The manner in which fabric hangs or falls
    she adjusted the drape of her skirt
  • noun A sterile covering arranged over a patient's body during a medical examination or during surgery in order to reduce the possibility of contamination
  • verb Arrange in a particular way
    drape a cloth
  • verb Place casually
    The cat draped herself on the sofa
  • verb Cover or dress loosely with cloth
    drape the statue with a sheet