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Usage examples for cloak

  1. There was something familiar in the figure, covered up, as it was, with the rough beard, and with a ship's boat- cloak. – Jim Davis by John Masefield
  2. Billy, a long cloak thrown over her white dress, was waiting for him. – Miss Billy by Eleanor H. Porter
  3. To tell the truth, Antoinette Frothingham had got so desperately bored withindoors that if Amory had worn a black mask or a cloak of flame she would have welcomed either. – Romance Island by Zona Gale
  4. By some means when preparing to act in a play his cloak caught fire, and he was almost burnt to death. – Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind by Frances Martin
  5. William, laughing, went out of the room, and came back in his cloak. – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  6. Now I don't know if you saw that a girl in a red cloak suddenly appeared on the bank. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  7. Poor Beppo lies buried in the hero's cloak. – Moods by Louisa May Alcott
  8. He answered, " I have no master but him," Then the girls looked about, and there was a cloak lying on the ground, and a heap of dead birds, and they kept on asking, " Where is he?" – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  9. She went to put on her hat and cloak, and presently they were in the street. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  10. The third sister put on the cloak, and wished for the best white dog in the world. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  11. The Captain sprang forward holding the candle high, tore down the cloak, and discovered Teganouan, the Onondaga, bending over feeling for his hatchet which lay on the floor at his feet. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  12. She was wearing a long cloak of grey- blue cloth, which became her. – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  13. But as for the cloak, don't trouble yourself about it; it is good for nothing. – Best Russian Short Stories by Various
  14. He left me and passed into the cloak room. – Moonbeams From the Larger Lunacy by Stephen Leacock
  15. Mrs. Martin quietly removed her hat and cloak, followed Ned upstairs, and entered her husband's room with a calm and composed face. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  16. I put on my cloak and hood, and set out at once, for fear I should lose courage. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  17. Before I could find words to reply she gathered up her cloak and ran. – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  18. Keep your cloak well over it. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  19. Take off your cloak, won't you? – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
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