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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LACEWORK

The Apaches were turning the side of the globe into lacework.

Overhead the tattered roof of leaves made a lacework of the sun.

I could see through the lacework of the blind; the drawing-room was empty.

It is a light, ethereal sort of structure, and looks like lacework.

Cigar-shaped barges stream under the lacework of the many bridges and make me think of tranquil days and willow-fringed horizons.

These powerful buttresses are wonderfully effective in their contrast to the lacework of the sculpture.

The next day they traveled fourteen and the next twelve, and there was no lacework of frost at all.

The lacework stone spire of the crossing was one of the first in the region.

They are extraordinarily level, one long curtain of lacework and woven foam.

He had a deeply lined face with a lacework of tiny wrinkles around the slanted eyes.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LACEWORK

filigree

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