Definition for draper (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for draper
There is a “lack of adequate oversight” said Draper, with the Government Accountability Office.
The extent may vary facility to facility,” Draper added, but “these issues are system wide.
“93% of the US currency is already digital, Bitcoin is just a better system for maintaining value and transacting,” says Draper.
Fans of the AMC hit have seen Megan evolve from an earnest secretary to Mrs. Draper, from struggling actress to soap-opera star.
There was also the paisley mini with nude fishnet tights she wore in “The Crash,” when the Draper home was robbed.
That draper's shop was not the place for a scene, with a half-dozen clerks to enjoy it.Kent Knowles: Quahaug|Joseph C. Lincoln
“Our desires grow proportionably to our increase of wealth, I believe,” said Mrs. Draper.Rich Enough|Hannah Farnham Sawyer Lee
On the ship that carried Stewart back to New York was a young man who professed to be an adept in the draper's line.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)|Elbert Hubbard
She was the daughter of a neighbor, a former proprietor of a draper's establishment who had retired with quite a small fortune.Original Short Stories, Volume 8 (of 13)|Guy de Maupassant
I went to the funeral of my sister Draper, who was buried at Edmonton in great state.The Diary of John Evelyn, Volume II (of 2)|John Evelyn
British Dictionary definitions for draper (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for draper (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for draper
mid-14c. (mid-12c. as a surname), "one who weaves and/or sells cloth," from Anglo-French draper, Old French drapier (13c.) "draper, clothes-seller, clothes-maker," agent noun from drap (see drape (v.)).