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See definition of lapel on Dictionary.com
  • as inflap
  • as infold
  • as inplica
  • as inplication
  • as inrimple
  • as inruck

synonyms for lapel

  • accessory
  • adjunct
  • appendage
  • apron
  • cover
  • drop
  • fold
  • lobe
  • pendant
  • queue
  • skirt
  • strip
  • tab
  • tag
  • tail
  • tippet
  • pendulosity
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How to use lapel in a sentence

These days, servers wear discreet V-shaped pins on their lapels, showing that they’re vaccinated, while diners need not show proof of vaccination.
CLIMATE CHANGE, INEQUALITY AND A RECALL VOTE: HOW THE FRENCH LAUNDRY EMBODIES CALIFORNIALISA BONOSSEPTEMBER 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Then he showed up for the championship game Monday night wearing a Jayhawks pin on his jacket lapel.
ROY WILLIAMS IS WALKING AWAY — AND COLLEGE BASKETBALL IS LOSING A PILLAR OF GOODNESSJOHN FEINSTEINAPRIL 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Varahn, who has a broad, serious face and a sleek bob, dressed for the occasion in crisp two-piece suits with lapels.
“WE DON’T EVEN KNOW WHO IS DEAD OR ALIVE”: TRAPPED INSIDE AN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY DURING THE PANDEMICBY AVA KOFMANNOVEMBER 30, 2020PROPUBLICA
I broke right into his story and seized the lapel of his waistcoat as though he were my dearest friend.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
To the lapel of his coat they had pinned a paper on which was written, "The fate that awaits all Kansas Jayhawkers."
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The pale glow of light which came from that powder smudge on Carlson's lapel was no longer visible!
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
That face powder came from the cheek of a woman—some woman who pressed her cheek against Carlson's lapel.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
High on the left lapel of his dark suit coat was a white smudge made by some sort of powder.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Is she the woman whose face powder was smeared on Jack Carlson's lapel?
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He was a slim saturnine-faced man with cigaret-ash stain on a coat lapel.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LAPEL

  • accessory
  • adjunct
  • appendage
  • apron
  • cover
  • drop
  • fold
  • lapel
  • lobe
  • pendant
  • pendulosity
  • queue
  • skirt
  • strip
  • tab
  • tag
  • tail
  • tippet
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.