Thesaurus / mantilla
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I have to have a mantilla and a high comb right away, now; and—I warn you—if it's only in our room I'm going to wear them.

CythereaJoseph Hergesheimer

Carmen still in the arm chair, covered with her mantilla, did not speak.

She took off her mantilla and threw it at her feet, and stood motionless, with one hand on her hip, looking at me steadily.

CarmenProsper Merimee

In New York City alone, the value of the “cloak and mantilla” manufacture in 1860 was $618,400.

The mantilla is a national costume, and the fan is a national institution among them.

The mantilla is, however, worn by most women, and even a plain face looks beautiful in this fascinating head-dress.

Things seen in SpainC. Gasquoine Hartley

She wound a crimson shawl gracefully over her dark head, after the fashion of a mantilla, with an effect beyond reproach.

Vera hastily wrapped herself in her mantilla, and stood up to go.

The PrecipiceIvan Goncharov

Quietly she made her way to the cloak-room, in charge of an Indian servant, caught up her mantilla and riding crop and fled.

Port O' GoldLouis John Stellman

With a mantilla on her head, she attends bull fights and is very popular.

WORDS RELATED TO MANTILLA

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