Definitions of crape

  1. cover with crape Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. cover or drape with crape; "crape the mirror" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. A thin, crimped stuff, made of raw silk gummed and twisted on the mill. Black crape is much used for mourning garments, also for the dress of some clergymen. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. To form into ringlets; to curl; to crimp; to friz; as, to crape the hair; to crape silk. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. To curl. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. small very thin pancake Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. A thin black gauze made of raw silk; a thin, crimped fabric, sometimes silk, sometimes cotton. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A thin transparent crisp or crimpled silk stuff, usually black, used in mourning. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. A thin loosely woven stuff, used in mourning. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. A thin gauze-like fabric. crepe. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. A thin, transparent, silken fabric, usually dyed black, and worn in mourning. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. A thin cloth loosely woven and wrinkled. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for crape

  1. A seat reserved for the prisoner was placed upon the left, and on the crape robe which covered him flames were represented in gold embroidery to indicate the nature of the offence. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  2. If the silk and lawn should turn into crape it would seem so in accordance with their feelings as scarcely to excite surprise. – Without a Home by E. P. Roe