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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The manner in which fabric hangs or falls; Hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window); A sterile covering arranged over a patient's body during a medical examination or during surgery in order to reduce the possibility of contamination;

Usage examples (40)
  • She adjusted the drape of her skirt
  • drape the statue with a sheet
  • drape a cloth
  • The funny looking fishing cap with the big bill and neck drape is less likely to blow off if the wind picks up. for more
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