mantled mantled


  • (adj) covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak



  1. With towering, puffin-covered cliffs mantled in pale green grass, Heimaey and its neighbors are starkly beautiful.
  2. The 17 chimes in the tower from which Charlie Whitman shot peal each quarter-hour, resounding over the tree-shaded campus and the mist-mantled hills beyond.
  3. How the snow-mantled Olympic Mountains were formed, on the peninsula between Puget Sound and the Pacific Ocean, is not precisely recorded.


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untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /