opera cloak

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Examples from the Web for opera cloak

Historical Examples of opera cloak

  • You may go, Taylor; and Taylor, you may put out my opera-cloak after dinner.

    The Dull Miss Archinard

    Anne Douglas Sedgwick

  • But he was referring to the opera-cloak he was holding out for her.

  • "I've got it cinched here," said Nevada, pulling it out from beneath her opera-cloak.


    O. Henry

  • She apathetically accepted his aid in conducting this intrigue as she would have accepted his aid in putting on her opera-cloak.

    The Yellow Claw

    Sax Rohmer

  • Her opera-cloak had fallen carelessly at her side, displaying 198 her matchless neck and snowy arms.