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synonyms for embowed

  • curved
  • domed
  • rounded
  • bowed
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How to use embowed in a sentence

Their live pillars upheaved a thick embowed roof, betwixt whose leaves and blossoms hardly a sunbeam filtered.
LILITHGEORGE MACDONALD
Two arms "counter-embowed" occur in many crests (Figs. 266 and 267).
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRYARTHUR CHARLES FOX-DAVIES
Above is the "high embowed roof" of the central tower; around are the stalls set in a screen of woodwork intricately carved.
EVESHAMEDMUND H. NEW
A chevron in point embowed will be found in the arms of Trapaud quartered by Adlercron (Fig. 139).
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRYARTHUR CHARLES FOX-DAVIES
It consists of two lions' paws embowed, the outer edge of each being adorned with fleurs-de-lis issuant therefrom.
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRYARTHUR CHARLES FOX-DAVIES
A serpent embowed biting its tail occurs in the arms of Falconer, and a serpent on its back in the crest of Backhouse.
A COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERALDRYARTHUR CHARLES FOX-DAVIES
The Cobbs of Adderbury bore "Sable, a chevron argent between three dolphins naiant embowed or, a chief of the last."
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 235, APRIL 29, 1854VARIOUS
His legs were slightly embowed, and he bore himself like a man rarely out of the saddle.
THE LANCASHIRE WITCHESWILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
Heralds usually represent this bird with wings endorsed and neck embowed, wounding her breast with her beak.
FICTITIOUS & SYMBOLIC CREATURES IN ARTJOHN VINYCOMB
Crest—An arm embowed, couped at the shoulder, the hand grasping a hammer, all proper.
THE TRUE LEGEND OF ST. DUNSTAN AND THE DEVILEDWARD G. FLIGHT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EMBOWED

  • bowed
  • curved
  • domed
  • embowed
  • rounded
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