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She fixed her imploring eyes on the Virgin's face and on the saints; but all seemed to her to wear a forbidding look.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
At home Liszt doesn't wear his long abb's coat, but a short one, in which he looks much more artistic.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
To travelers blessed with golden sunshine, the Rhine may wear a grander, nobler aspect, and to such I leave it.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
"I bought them boots to wear only when I go into genteel society," said one of the codfish tribe, to a wag, the other day.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Swiss are freemen, and wear the fact unconsciously but palpably on their brows and beaming from their eyes.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
We are drawing near the chateau, and you might as well wear a cockade tricolor as let them hear that.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
But his head was too hot to wear a thinking cap, and no story would come at his half-hearted call.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Why had he permitted her to wear the ring which he had given her so as to spite his sainted Aunt Philomène?
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
These adornments were of course for Sunday wear; no weekday clothes were worn on Sundays then.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
His clothes marked him as a man of the city, for we do not wear shooting jackets, and breeches and leather leggings in our valley.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO WEAR

  • apparel
  • appearance
  • array
  • attire
  • clothes
  • costume
  • dress
  • duds
  • feathers
  • form
  • garment
  • gear
  • guise
  • habiliment
  • habit
  • outfit
  • rags
  • raiment
  • robes
  • semblance
  • things
  • threads
  • uniform
  • vestments
  • wear
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