Examples of headpiece in a Sentence
The bride wore a veil with a beaded headpiece.
the bride will be wearing a flowing veil fastened to a pearl-covered headpiece
Recent Examples of headpiece from the Web
The pages, who make sure the queens’ -- and sometimes kings' -- mantles (or trains) stay on course while looking adorable in sometimes wayward costuming (headpieces that won’t stay put) and light blue eyeshadow.
Lana Del Rey wore a constellation headpiece of shiny stars — affixed to the back of her head like a halo — to the Grammys this weekend.
Making for the dreamiest of bridal looks, it was topped with a feathered headpiece and white veil.
Despite the decorative twist, the hat is not a fascinator, which is a hat-like headpiece that requires a clip to stay on the wearer's head.
Someone get the casting director of The Lord of the Rings on the phone because her long, super-platinum hair (complete with gold leaf headpiece) was giving off serious Lady of Light-meets-Daenerys Targaryen vibes.
The look’s columnar elements and delicate drapery evoked the antique, so Rebecca topped the look with a laurel wreath–inspired headpiece, by Israeli jeweler Keren Wolf, which was a delicate crown of tiny gold leaves and pearls.
Miu Miu headpiece, $1,680, and dress, price upon request, at 11 E. 57th St.; 212-641-2980.
The bride opted for white lace lingerie and a sheer white robe, topped off with a metal headpiece.
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First Known Use of headpiece
Synonymscap, chapeau, headdress, headgear, hat, lid [slang]
Related Wordsbaseball cap, beret, billycock [British], biretta, boater, bonnet, bowler, calotte, capuche, casque, castor, cloche, cocked hat, cowboy hat, cowl, derby, fedora, fez, garrison cap, hard hat, helm, helmet, high hat, homburg, hood, kepi (also képi), kufi, leghorn, miter (or mitre), nightcap, opera hat, overseas cap, panama, picture hat, pillbox, plug hat, porkpie hat, service cap, shako, silk hat, skimmer, skullcap, sombrero, sou'wester, Stetson, stocking cap, stovepipe, sunbonnet, tam, tam-o'-shanter, ten-gallon hat, top hat, topper, toque, tricorne (or tricorn), turban, zucchetto; warbonnet
Near Antonymsdenseness, density, doltishness, dopiness, dullness (also dulness), dumbness, fatuity, feeblemindedness, foolishness, half-wittedness, idiocy, imbecility, senselessness, simpleness, slowness, stupidity
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