Origin of valance
OTHER WORDS FROM valancevalanced, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH valancevalance , valence
Words nearby valance
How to use valance in a sentence
Bits of shiny carbon fiber help to stabilize the vehicle at higher speeds, including a lengthened roof spoiler and a new aerodynamic lower rear valance.Check out Aston Martin’s insanely powerful new SUV|Rob Stumpf|February 5, 2022|Popular-Science
At this point Marvin gives his Liberty Valance smile, the kind that makes you wish you could disintegrate in front of him.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When the legend becomes fact,” a journalist says of Wayne in The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, “we print the legend.A New Biography Shows That ‘John Wayne’ Was His Own Best Creation|Christopher Bray|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So Sara Lee got into her white bed with the dotted Swiss valance, and drew the covers to her chin, and looked a scant sixteen.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
But, as no assignable sense has been found for valance, I can only suppose that it is an error for falance or fallance.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Christina looked along his arm, along the lifted revolver, to what was now only a dark opening in the valance.
He still stood with his back to her, and, from under his bent brows, his glance shot up and found the parting of the valance.
It had high posts and curtains and valance of pale-blue flowered chintz.A Little Girl in Old Boston|Amanda Millie Douglas