Sentence Examples with the word gown

The papery hospital gown was rough beneath her palms, the dark room too cold.

With this consoling thought (but yet with a hope for the fulfillment of her forbidden earthly longing) Princess Mary sighed, and having crossed herself went down, thinking neither of her gown and coiffure nor of how she would go in nor of what she would say.

She had changed her gown for a house dress as fresh and elegant as the other.

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Yet it was she, dressed in a new gown which he did not know, made since he had left.

Alondra was dressed in a pale yellow gown that did wonders for her thin figure and highlighted her flawless complexion.

He wore a woman's loose gown of frieze, blue trousers, and large torn Hessian boots.

At Leipzig) the surplice is still worn; but the pastors now usually wear a barret cap, a black gown of the type worn by Luther himself, and white bands.

Dulce appeared at Carmen's side, dressed in a dark blue gown with a high collar.

Not far from him walked a fat major with a sallow, bloated, angry face, who was wearing a Kazan dressing gown tied round with a towel, and who evidently enjoyed the respect of his fellow prisoners.

The old man was saying something in a voice broken by sobs, but Pierre caught but a glimpse of this, his whole attention was directed to the Frenchman in the frieze gown who meanwhile, swaying slowly from side to side, had drawn nearer to the young woman and taking his hands from his pockets had seized her by the neck.