Words nearby miniver
How to use miniver in a sentence
The gown is of a reddish murrey colour, with ermine or miniver lining to skirt and sleeves, the under sleeves being blue.Chaucer for Children|Mrs. H. R. Haweis
Henry ordered for her 1600 powderings 19 from his own store—that is, the little black tails which turn miniver into ermine.Mary Tudor, Queen of France|Mary Croom Brown
Miniver cursed the commonplace,And eyed a khaki suit with loathing; He missed the mediæval graceOf iron clothing.
Miniver loved the days of oldWhen swords were bright and steeds were prancing; The vision of a warrior boldWould set him dancing.
"Could not they fetch a few ermine and miniver skins while they are at it," suggested Priscilla.Standish of Standish|Jane G. Austin