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Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
He urged the growing of mulberry trees and the propagation of silk worms, as being of more value than tobacco.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
She had been properly dressed for the occasion in black tulle and black silk tights.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A chair covered with red silk, borne on the shoulders of sixteen chair-men, passed up to the temple.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Instead of a cloth, on each table was a sheet of fine glazed paper which had the appearance of oiled silk.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
He hands a lady out; her pale blue silk domino hides her effectually from the inquisitive gaze of the crowd.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Fancy silk buttons, with worked figured tops, were patented by Wm. Elliott, in 1837.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
It was a white silk, with an immense train, of course, and without overskirt—simply caught up in a great puff behind.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He feared he might be in business, possibly even in the silk business, and that he would perhaps talk on the subject.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
A handkerchief, once red, with polka spots, contained a ragged flannel shirt and a stocking-heel tied with a piece of tape.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SILK-STOCKING

  • aristocratic
  • blue-blooded
  • elite
  • gentle
  • highbred
  • imperial
  • kingly
  • patrician
  • queenly
  • silk-stocking
  • thoroughbred
  • titled
  • upper-class
  • wellborn
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