Simple Definition of drapery
: long heavy curtains
: a decorative cloth that is arranged or hung in loose folds
Examples of drapery in a sentence
The painter arranged several items among drapery and began to work.
<the drapery for the picture window matched the color of the furniture in the center of the room>
First Known Use of drapery
DRAPERY Defined for Kids
Definition of drapery for Students
1 : long heavy curtains
2 : a decorative fabric hung in loose folds
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