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synonyms for folds

  • applique
  • backing
  • binding
  • braid
  • embroidery
  • hem
  • lining
  • overlay
  • piping
  • trim
  • tucks
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How to use folds in a sentence

Her eyes were not nearly as soft as they had been, while she picked up the hanging folds of pink cloth, and went on.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Ramona had covered the box with white cloth, and the lace altar-cloth thrown over it fell in folds to the floor.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Between the green and gold folds of his silken handkerchief his gentle brown eyes always regarded her.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Then he got slowly upon his knees, and, gently removing the incumbent folds of canvas, looked out.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
The golden shimmer of Edna's satin gown spread in rich folds on either side of her.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Let the folds be adorned with leaves and branches fastened to them, while a trailing wreath covers the gay-decked gates.
THE RELIGION OF ANCIENT ROMECYRIL BAILEY
But Madame Torvestad made no response; she gathered up the folds of her cloak and prepared to depart.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The string of pearls was coiled up in the midst of the roll of soiled muslin and the badge was pinned to one of the folds.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
She sat with her back to the light, bunching the cloth up into little folds, then smoothing it out again.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
Raise it just above the boot, all round, easily, letting it fall again in the old folds.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FOLDS

  • applique
  • backing
  • binding
  • braid
  • embroidery
  • folds
  • hem
  • lining
  • overlay
  • piping
  • trim
  • tucks
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.