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synonyms for arras

  • drapery
  • dosser
  • hanging
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How to use arras in a sentence

A smaller doorway, hung with arras of black, is on the left, well toward the front.
FIFTY CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSVARIOUS
It is a noticeable fact that Picardy (Arras and Noyon) furnished both these instruments of reformation!
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
This personage, to whom many of the churches in this district have been dedicated, was Bishop of Arras in the 6th century.
YPRES AND THE BATTLES OF YPRESUNKNOWN
The word arras comes from Arras, a town in France, which was famous for its beautiful tapestries.
STORIES THAT WORDS TELL USELIZABETH O'NEILL
Other accounts bear, that it was upon the Bishop of Arras he drew his sword; which is a somewhat different matter.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. III. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
Only the wolf-hound, then, who had been sleeping in the darkness behind the arras.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
She glided in behind the arras, and found the spring which opened the partition.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
She passed through the statue gallery and into the arras passage.
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
That greenish-colored individual is an advocate of Arras; his name is Maximilien Robespierre.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IXJOHN LORD
He opened it very quietly, and we found ourselves behind the arras of Giulia's chamber.
THE MAKING OF A SAINTWILLIAM SOMERSET MAUGHAM
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ARRAS

  • arras
  • dosser
  • drapery
  • hanging
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