pareo

[pahr-ey-oh, -ey-oo]
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Historical Examples of pareo

  • He painted her over and over again, sometimes with a pareo on and sometimes with nothing at all.

    The Moon and Sixpence

    W. Somerset Maugham

  • "It's a comfort to get into a pareo when one gets back from town," said Jackson.

    The Trembling of a Leaf

    William Somerset Maugham

  • He pulled a note from the folds of his pareo and tossed it to me with a short laugh.

    The White Waterfall

    James Francis Dwyer

  • Arnold Jackson, no longer in spruce ducks, wore nothing but a pareo round his loins and walked barefoot.

    The Trembling of a Leaf

    William Somerset Maugham

  • I assure you, I can be just as solemn in a pareo and a wreath of roses, as in a high hat and a cut-away coat.

    The Trembling of a Leaf

    William Somerset Maugham