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Origin of gauze
OTHER WORDS FROM gauzegauzelike, adjective
Words nearby gauze
Example sentences from the Web for gauze
The supervisor found some gauze and wrapped his hand, and Garcia finished his shift.Inside the Lives of Immigrant Teens Working Dangerous Night Shifts in Suburban Factories|by Melissa Sanchez|November 19, 2020|ProPublica
The more we try to look through the gauze, the more it all begins to look like gauze.
It will end up shriveled up, dried up, dead; rolled up in dirty gauze and tossed into a wastebasket, quickly forgotten.
Another bold piece of color is a simple red dress made of silk gauze worn by one Monica Maurice for her wedding to Arthur Jackson.Here Comes the Bride…In Flaming Red: Two Centuries of Colorful Wedding Dresses|Liza Foreman|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Using tape and gauze, he then tried to plug the holes in that leg.
Thinking fondly of some gauze-filtered yesteryear where manufacturing jobs abounded and kids played outside more is one thing.
Madame Ratignolle, more careful of her complexion, had twined a gauze veil about her head.
The wine spilled over Arobin's legs and some of it trickled down upon Mrs. Highcamp's black gauze gown.
The only one who did justice to it was the countess-dowager—in a black gauze dress and white crêpe turban.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Titania herself appears in the transparent robe of silver gauze.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
In the dance in Scene VI she used a long black gauze scarf and a white one.Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays|Various
British Dictionary definitions for gauze
- a transparent cloth of loose plain or leno weave
- (as modifier)a gauze veil