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Verb: drape  dreyp
  1. Arrange in a particular way
    "drape a cloth"
     
  2. Place casually
    "The cat draped herself on the sofa"
     
  3. Cover as if with clothing
    "the mountain was draped in tropical trees";
    - clothe, cloak, robe
     
  4. Cover or dress loosely with cloth
    "drape the statue with a sheet"
Noun: drape  dreyp
  1. Hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
    - curtain, drapery, mantle, pall
     
  2. The manner in which fabric hangs or falls
    "she adjusted the drape of her skirt"
     
  3. A sterile covering arranged over a patient's body during a medical examination or during surgery in order to reduce the possibility of contamination

Derived forms: drapes, draping, draped

Type of: arrange, blind, cover, covering, fashion, furnishing, manner, mode, screen, set up, spread over, style, way

Encyclopedia: Drape