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mantled


  • v  spread over a surface, like a mantle
  • v  cover like a mantle
  • s  covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak

  • With towering, puffin-covered cliffs mantled in pale green grass, Heimaey and its neighbors are starkly beautiful.
  • His language crackles with texture and bite: "Faith, the least exclusive club on Earth, has the craftiest doorman" and "the sequined gaggle of mantled goslings streamed past me.
  • 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.

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