Drape

Definition of Drape

Pronunciation: drāp
v. t.1.To cover or adorn with drapery or folds of cloth, or as with drapery; as, to drape a bust, a building, etc.
[imp. & p. p. Draped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Draping .]
The whole people were draped professionally.
- De Quincey.
These starry blossoms, [of the snow] pure and white,
Soft falling, falling, through the night,
Have draped the woods and mere
- Bungay.
2.To rail at; to banter.
v. i.1.To make cloth.
2.To design drapery, arrange its folds, etc., as for hangings, costumes, statues, etc.

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