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synonyms for brocade

  • decoration
  • lace
  • needlepoint
  • quilting
  • tapestry
  • adornment
  • arabesque
  • bargello
  • crochet
  • cross-stitch
  • needlework
  • sampler
  • tatting
  • tracery
  • appliqué
  • crewel
  • lacery
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How to use brocade in a sentence

Particularly mesmerizing is Van der Weyden’s rendering of the gold brocade on the silk cloth hanging behind and above the Virgin.
WHEN A SAINT DRAWS THE VIRGIN, SO MUCH IS IN THE DETAILSSEBASTIAN SMEEOCTOBER 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That vision of matter was a no-nonsense plaid instead of an ornate brocade.
HOW MATTER’S HIDDEN COMPLEXITY UNLEASHED THE POWER OF NUCLEAR PHYSICSEMILY CONOVERAPRIL 8, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The hangings and furniture were of royal crimson brocade, and the walls were covered with books.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Mr. Marriott's story is not a yarn, but a brocade of intricate design and exquisite colouring.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, NOVEMBER 4, 1914VARIOUS
On the eastern fluttered gauzy veils, feathery fans, blazing brocade of Mosul, and kerchiefs of Kufa.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Her riding-dress was of gold brocade; and the whip she held in her hand looked like a sunbeam.
RUDY AND BABETTEHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Within it was erected a tomb, which was covered with gold brocade.
THE ARABIAN NIGHTSUNKNOWN
In the bedroom stood an enormous bed, like a magnificent bier, with a brocade cover.
THE PRECIPICEIVAN GONCHAROV
Light lashed the polished wooden newels of a great bed on which sat swirls of silk, damasked satin, brocade.
THE JEWELS OF APTORSAMUEL R. DELANY
Stuart did paint her long afterward, in glorious splendor of brocade, beautiful with powder and nature's rouge.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BROCADE

  • adornment
  • appliqué
  • arabesque
  • bargello
  • brocade
  • crewel
  • crochet
  • cross-stitch
  • decoration
  • lace
  • lacery
  • needlepoint
  • needlework
  • quilting
  • sampler
  • tapestry
  • tatting
  • tracery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.