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Definitions of mantle

  1. To be expanded; to be coated over; to be suffused. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To cover or envelop, as with a mantle; to cloak; to hide; to disguise. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To cover With, or as with, a cloak; conceal. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To cover, as with a mantle: to hide: to disguise. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To cloak; cover. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. To spread over the surface as a covering; to overspread; as, the scum mantled on the pool. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To gather, assume, or take on, a covering, as froth, scum, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To unfold and spread out the wings, like a mantle; - said of hawks. Also used figuratively. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. To spread out; - said of wings. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. To become covered; to become suffused with blood; to froth. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. To expand or spread like a mantle: to revel: to joy: to froth: to rush to the face and impart a crimson glow, as blood. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. To spread; foam; suffuse. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. spread over a surface, like a mantle Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. cover like a mantle; "The ivy mantles the building" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. To overspread; become covered. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. To cloak; to disguise. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  17. To cover; to disguise; to rush to and overspread the face, as the blood, with a crimson colour; to spread out, especially in a graceful or elegant manner; to be expanded; to froth. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  18. shelf that projects from wall above fireplace; "in England they call a mantel a chimneypiece" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. the cloak as a symbol of authority; "place the mantle of authority on younger shoulders" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. the layer of the earth between the crust and the core Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. A loose garment to be worn over other garments; an enveloping robe; a cloak. Hence, figuratively, a covering or concealing envelope. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. Same as Mantling. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. The external fold, or folds, of the soft, exterior membrane of the body of a mollusk. It usually forms a cavity inclosing the gills. See Illusts. of Buccinum, and Byssus. Webster Dictionary DB
  24. Any free, outer membrane. Webster Dictionary DB
  25. The back of a bird together with the folded wings. Webster Dictionary DB
  26. A mantel. See Mantel. Webster Dictionary DB
  27. The outer wall and casing of a blast furnace, above the hearth. Webster Dictionary DB
  28. A penstock for a water wheel. Webster Dictionary DB
  29. A Loose cloak or cape; a conelike network of material that will not burn, but which fits like a cap over a flame and gives light by glowing at high temperature. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  30. A covering: a kind of cloak or loose outer garment: (zool.) the thin fleshy membrane lining the shell of a mollusk. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  31. A loose garment; cloak. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  32. A cloak or loose outer garment; a covering; the external fold of the skin of a mollusc. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  33. A loose outer garment; a cloak; a cover or shade; that which conceals; the outer soft membrane of the body of a mollusc. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  34. The outer soft fold of integument next the shell of Molluscs; a pallium; a sheath of spongoblast cells; the body-wall of Ascidians. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

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Usage examples for mantle

  1. " No," cried Arahad, and threw back the old man's mantle – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  2. Then he arose, gathered the folds of his mantle more closely around him, and turned to the girls. – A Maid at King Alfred’s Court by Lucy Foster Madison
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