Sea gown
Sea gown Sea" gown` A gown or frock with short sleeves, formerly worn by mariners. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • sea gown — noun obsolete : a garment for use at sea my sea gown scarf t about me Shakespeare * * * sea gown noun (Shakespeare) A short sleeved garment worn at sea • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deep Blue Sea (hat) — Deep Blue Sea is a hat designed by Australian milliner Ann Maree Willett, made from Australian wool felt and set with 26 precious opals from Lightning Ridge, weighing a total of 1447.5 carats. Deep Blue Sea was the feature piece of the ‘Climate’… …   Wikipedia

  • Evening gown — For other uses, see Gown (disambiguation). For a brief history of the gown, see Clothing terminology. Wedding Bridesmaid in long gown …   Wikipedia

  • Close-bodied gown — or robe à l anglaise of cotton with floral sprigs embroidered in wool, shown with a quilted silk petticoat and fichu or kerchief, England, 1780s, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, M.59.25a c. A close bodied gown, English nightgown, or robe à l… …   Wikipedia

  • Scarf — Scarf, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scarfed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scarfing}.] 1. To throw on loosely; to put on like a scarf. My sea gown scarfed about me. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To dress with a scarf, or as with a scarf; to cover with a loose wrapping.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scarfed — Scarf Scarf, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scarfed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scarfing}.] 1. To throw on loosely; to put on like a scarf. My sea gown scarfed about me. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To dress with a scarf, or as with a scarf; to cover with a loose… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Scarfing — Scarf Scarf, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scarfed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scarfing}.] 1. To throw on loosely; to put on like a scarf. My sea gown scarfed about me. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To dress with a scarf, or as with a scarf; to cover with a loose… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scarf — 1. noun /skɑː(r)f/ a) A long, often knitted, garment worn around the neck. b) A headscarf. Syn: muffler 2. verb /skɑː( …   Wiktionary

  • dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …   Universalium

  • List of Emily Dickinson poems — This is a list of Emily Dickinson poems. There are 1,775 known poems that have been written by Dickinson. The poems are alphabetized by their first line. Punctuation, capitalization and even in some cases wording of the first lines may vary… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”