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  • as inapron
  • as indress

synonyms for pinafore

  • smock
  • cover
  • shield
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How to use pinafore in a sentence

After a smart administration of the strappado, he proceeded to examine the contents of his pinafore, which was bundled round him.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Sara Lee, enveloped in a large pinafore apron, made the omelet in the kitchen.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
This was worse than "pinafore," but not so astonishing, because one expected French words to be different.
PARIS VISTASHELEN DAVENPORT GIBBONS
She embraced the little black legs standing on the swing, and laid her throbbing temple against the child's pinafore.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
“Something,” said Nettie, looking very wise, as she hid her chubby hands under her pinafore.
RUTH HALLFANNY FERN
The child stared up into her cousin's face, turning and twisting her white pinafore through her fingers.
BEAUTIFUL JOEMARSHALL SAUNDERS
I know that—and the manager told me this morning on the telephone that he's reserved the "Pinafore" Room for me.
THE BRASS BOTTLEF. ANSTEY
Careful Margery had put a large white pinafore over the whole, lest the frock should come to grief at breakfast.
THE SHADOW OF ASHLYDYATMRS. HENRY WOOD
She had lifted up her white pinafore and stood in front of him, waiting for the frock to be admired.
THE SHADOW OF ASHLYDYATMRS. HENRY WOOD
Suddenly a pinafore under a short coat was seen, and a long-legged girl came flying up.
SONS AND LOVERSDAVID HERBERT LAWRENCE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PINAFORE

  • cover
  • pinafore
  • shield
  • smock
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