English - Vietnamese Dictionary
drape /dreip/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự xếp nếp (quần áo, màn...)
- ngoại động từ
- che màm, che rèm, che trướng; treo màn, treo rèm, treo trướng; trang trí bằng màn, trang trí bằng rèm, trang trí bằng trướng
- xếp nếp (quần áo, màn treo)
+hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
+the manner in which fabric hangs or falls
+a sterile covering arranged over a patient's body during a medical examination or during surgery in order to reduce the possibility of contamination
+arrange in a particular way
+cover or dress loosely with cloth
Advanced English Dictionary
1 hang, festoon, swathe, deck, array, bedeck, adorn, ornament, decorate:
The coffin was draped with the national flag.
2 drapery, curtain; hanging, tapestry:
The drapes match neither the carpet nor the wallpaper.
verb, nounCollocation Dictionary
+ verb [VN +adv./prep.]
1 ~ sth around / over / across, etc. sth to hang clothes, materials, etc. loosely on sb/sth: She had a shawl draped around her shoulders. + He draped his coat over the back of the chair.
2 ~ sb/sth in / with sth to cover or decorate sb/sth with material: walls draped in ivy + She draped some velvety material over the old sofa.
3 ~ around / round / over, etc. sth to allow part of your body to rest on sth in a relaxed way: His arm was draped casually around her shoulders.
(especially AmE) (AmE also drapery) [usually pl.] a long thick curtain: blue velvet drapes
casually, loosely | elegantly | beautifully
Some silk fabrics will drape beautifully.
across, around/round, over
He sat with his arm draped casually around her shoulders.
be draped in/with sth
The body was draped in a blanket.
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