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synonyms for yashmak

  • babushka
  • bonnet
  • capuchin
  • coif
  • cowl
  • hat
  • kerchief
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • protector
  • purdah
  • shawl
  • veil
  • wimple
  • capuche
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How to use yashmak in a sentence

"You forget that I do not know the name of the lady in the yashmak," objected Alexander.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
I would make a sensation in Bosna-Seraj, I can tell you, attired only in this and a yashmak.
THE SECRET WITNESSGEORGE GIBBS
She suddenly withdraws the yashmak, shines upon your heart and soul with all the pomp and might of her beauty.
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In her excitement she managed, somehow, to snap or loosen the fastening which held her yashmak.
CLEEK, THE MASTER DETECTIVETHOMAS W. HANSHEW
The more I thought over it the more I realized what an excellent thing to cover a bearded face a yashmak is.
CLEEK, THE MASTER DETECTIVETHOMAS W. HANSHEW
Yashmak, yash′mak, n. the double veil worn by Moslem women in public, the eyes only being uncovered.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
The girl wore absolutely nothing except a Yashmak and a zone of blue jewels across her breasts and hips.
THE MOONLIT WAYROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Peeping over the balconies may be seen black eyes that gleam above the yashmak or Oriental veil worn by the poorer classes.
THE CRITIC IN THE ORIENTGEORGE HAMLIN FITCH
On her head she wore a white turban; from her forehead a veil, or yashmak, of purple wool fell down to her shoulders.
CELEBRATED WOMEN TRAVELLERS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYW. H. DAVENPORT ADAMS
It looked mysterious, promising, like the tempered beauty of a woman beneath a gauzy yashmak.
SHADOWS OF FLAMESAMELIE RIVES
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WORDS RELATED TO YASHMAK

  • babushka
  • bonnet
  • capuche
  • capuchin
  • coif
  • cowl
  • hat
  • kerchief
  • mantilla
  • mantle
  • protector
  • purdah
  • shawl
  • veil
  • wimple
  • yashmak
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.