Draped
Drape Drape (dr[=a]p), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Draped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Draping}.] [F. draper, fr. drap cloth. See 3d {Drab}.] 1. To cover or adorn with drapery or folds of cloth, or as with drapery; as, to drape a bust, a building, etc. [1913 Webster]

The whole people were draped professionally. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]

These starry blossoms, [of the snow] pure and white, Soft falling, falling, through the night, Have draped the woods and mere. --Bungay. [1913 Webster]

2. To rail at; to banter. [Obs.] --Sir W. Temple. [1913 Webster]


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  • draped — adj. 1. covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak; as, a beam draped with cobwebs. Contrasted with {uncovered}. Syn: cloaked, clothed, mantled, wrapped. [WordNet 1.5] 2. curtained; of windows; as, velvet draped windows. Opposite of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • draped — adjective 1. covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak (Freq. 3) leaf clothed trees fog cloaked meadows a beam draped with cobwebs cloud wrapped peaks • Syn: ↑cloaked, ↑clothed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • draped — dreɪp n. curtain, drapery; manner in which something drapes and hangs in folds v. cover with cloth, adorn with drapery; hang or stretch out loosely; arrange in graceful folds …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Draped bust — was the name given to a design of United States coins. It appeared on much of the regular issue copper and silver United States coinage from 1795 1808. The denominations that featured the Draped Bust design included the half cent. Contents 1… …   Wikipedia

  • Draped Reclining Figure — Artist Henry Moore Year 1956 Type Bronze Dimensions (40 7/8 in × 66 5/8 in × 34 1/8 in) Location …   Wikipedia

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  • Draped Reclining Figure (Köln) — Draped Reclining Figure ist eine denkmalgeschützte Plastik des britischen Künstlers Henry Moore in der Kölner Altstadt. Beschreibung Die am Kurt Hackenberg Platz aufgestellte und in ein Gewand gehüllte Frauenfigur aus Bronze auf dünner, an den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Draped Reclining Figure — ist eine denkmalgeschützte Plastik des britischen Künstlers Henry Moore in der Kölner Altstadt. Beschreibung Die am Kurt Hackenberg Platz aufgestellte und in ein Gewand gehüllte Frauenfigur aus Bronze auf dünner, an den Ecken abgerundeter Plinthe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Draped Bust dollar — Bust Dollar United States Value 1.00 U.S. dollars Mass  26.96 g Diameter  39–40 mm Edge Lettered …   Wikipedia

  • Draped garment — A draped garment is a garment that is made of unstitched cloth that is held to the body by means of pins, fibulae, or clasps, sashes or belts, tying, or friction and gravity alone. Many draped garments are one piece garments. Examples Examples of …   Wikipedia

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