Origin of cilice
Words nearby cilice
How to use cilice in a sentence
And now I must doff this bristly cilice; they would prick thy tender skin, perhaps make it bleed, as they have me, I see.
The breastplate and the cilice of bristles she took and dashed with feeble ferocity on the floor.
Cilice, sil′is, n. hair-cloth: a penitential garment made of hair-cloth.