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drape

 
 
pronunciation:
dreIp
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: drapes, draping, draped
definition 1: to decorate or cover with a cloth that hangs in folds.
Her mother draped her head with a flowing veil.They draped the windows with velvet curtains.
synonyms:
dress
similar words:
blanket, cover, deck out, hang, wrap
definition 2: to put down or hang in a careless or casual way.
He draped his coat over the back of the chair.She draped her arm over the edge of the bed.
similar words:
dangle, drop, hang
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (often plural) a long, heavy curtain or set of curtains.
She closed the drapes to keep out the sun.
synonyms:
curtains, drapery
similar words:
tapestry