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synonyms for caparison

  • adorn
  • clothing
  • covering
  • deck
  • decoration
  • harness
  • trappings
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How to use caparison in a sentence

At the sound the grooms, who were here and there in the press, hasted to find and caparison the horses of their lords.
JOAN OF THE SWORD HANDS(AMUEL) R(UTHERFORD) CROCKETT
Equally apparent is the caparison of their horses; these carrying cavalry saddles, with peaks and cantles brass mounted.
THE LONE RANCHECAPTAIN MAYNE REID
At to-morrow's dawn my esquire shall begin to burnish up my armour—and caparison my courser.
BIBLIOMANIA; OR BOOK-MADNESSTHOMAS FROGNALL DIBDIN
The Caparison of the knightly steed appears to have been of five kinds.
ANCIENT ARMOUR AND WEAPONS IN EUROPEJOHN HEWITT
All the women kissed his hand as he rode by on his bay, with fiery red caparison.
WALTER PIETERSEMULTATULI
The gold twist means the small gilded chains drawn across the chest of a war-horse, as a part of his caparison.
ENGLISH AND SCOTTISH BALLADS, VOLUME VI (OF 8)VARIOUS
Unarmed she goeth; yet her hands Strike deeper awe than steel-caparison'd bands.
DREAMS AND DAYS: POEMSGEORGE PARSONS LATHROP
In September she also gave him a quantity of cloth of gold, to make a caparison for his horse.
THE MYSTERY OF MARY STUARTANDREW LANG
To his practised eye, their caparison tells that they are intended only for a short excursion, not a journey.
THE FLAG OF DISTRESSMAYNE REID
Mariposa said—respectful of the genius manifest in my caparison—that I looked "mos' ezzac'ly like a real, sure-'nough widder."
WHEN GRANDMAMMA WAS NEWMARION HARLAND
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CAPARISON

  • adorn
  • array
  • caparison
  • decorate
  • embellish
  • gem
  • grace
  • lard
  • ornament
  • trim
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