Origin of drapery
OTHER WORDS FROM draperydrap·er·ied, adjectiveun·dra·per·ied, adjective
How to use drapery in a sentence
The women at once rose and began to shake out their draperies and relax their muscles.
Louis could not help seeing the lovely group, through the half-obscuring draperies of the open door.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
The softest carpets and rugs covered the floors; rich and tasteful draperies hung at doors and windows.
Her little bronze bedroom slippers peeped in and out from her trailing draperies of topaz-coloured silk.A Butterfly on the Wheel|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
"No," she exclaimed with dainty aplomb to the man who sat cross-legged in muslin draperies on the table.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan