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Bearsun is able to maneuver it through a gap between the bottom of his large headpiece—a round, bulbous thing mounted on top of a motorcycle helmet, with two big, mesh-covered eyeholes—and his neck.

According to WWD, the 18-carat gold and diamond headpiece has been returned to Barrett, who has ownership over the crown.

The opening look combined a light turquoise, slinky evening gown with a mauve headpiece.

Florence Brudenell-Bruce attends day two of Royal Ascot, wearing a striking feather headpiece by Jane Taylor.

The headpiece characteristic of the Norman Conquest is the conical nasal Helm.

The usual form of helmet in the twelfth century is the cup-shaped headpiece of which the Cervellire is a typical example (Fig. 7).

Further on we read, now the feathers you may peradventure find, but the headpiece for the most part is laid aside.

Hildebrand has the watch on the tower—a heavy-headed knave, who holds a can of ale to be the best headpiece upon a night-watch.

The bow-man pulled back the bolt of the door, and thrust out the headpiece at the end of the bow.


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On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to headpiece, such as: fedora, headgear, helmet, boater, bonnet, and bowler.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.