How to use Veils in a sentence
By living in protected houses and wearing gloves and veils at night all the staff escaped malaria except one or two attendants.
So dazzling was the light, it penetrated even the darkness that veils my eyes.
The women alone put on mourning attire, by dyeing their veils, shirts, &c., dark blue, with indigo; and they stain their hands, and smear the walls, with the same color.
The making of gloves was introduced about 1800, of shawls about 1840 and of veils about 1850.
Nevertheless veils were not usually worn out of doors, the countrywoman of to-day is not veiled, and it is uncertain whether there is any early parallel for the yashmak, the narrow strip which covers the face below the eyes and hangs down to the feet.Advertisement
The night veils without doubt a part of this glorious creation; but day comes to reveal to us this great work, which extends from earth even into the plains of the ether.
Under yet other conditions the quiescent yeast-cells floating on the surface of the fermented liquor grow out into elongated sausage-shaped or cylindrical cells and branching cell-series, which mat together into mycelium-like veils.
During the morning cumulus activity diminished but cloud remained to the SW with veils of high cirrus.
A gong sounds, people salaam and the women wear baggy pantaloons and veils.
External wars then become saleable again behind new veils of total control of images.Advertisement
Girls offered their hair or veils to Hera before marriage.
Next day, veils of mist parted beneath us to reveal a thick carpet of frost below our sun kissed eerie.
Add a hat rack and hang a collection of straw brimmed hats with various colorful bands, bows and veils.
Matching jewelry, veils, purses and gloves can be purchased and dyed to match a prom gown.
Available in styles to be worn with or without veils, tiaras make you look and feel like a princess on your special day.Advertisement
Accessories such as flowers, decorative hair pins, veils, tiaras, and garlands are all beautiful additions to any style hair, and they work perfectly with short hair.
Many brides also choose veils that can be easily removed after the ceremony.
Long trains and veils, both of which will blow about in the breeze and possibly collect sand as you move.
Kleinfeld also offers headpieces, veils, jewelry, and shoes in addition to their bridal gowns.
Asian brides tend not to wear veils that would cover their face, but rather ornate headpieces.Advertisement
Long trains and veils that drag on the ground may not look as crisp in photos due to grass stains, dirt, and mud.
German brides wear simple wedding gowns with shorter trains and shorter veils than American brides wear, and they do not cover their faces with their veils as American brides often do.
Boys traditionally wear suits or dress slacks, dress shirts and white ties, and girls are outfitted in white dresses and veils.
Allan developed a Dance of the Seven Veils based on the biblical story of Salome that was so popular that prominent women were inspired to hold a costume party of Salome-style dress.
Vaudeville historian Joe Laurie, Jr. claimed that vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay let the veils drop in her version of the Salome dance in 1912.Advertisement
Dancers who don't want to expose their midriffs often dance with long scarves, sheer veils or in one-piece, full-length dresses.
Several veils can be tucked into the front of your belt, draped diagonally over your stomach and shoulder, and then tucked securely into the back of your belt.
Sheer arm veils can be attached to armbands to cover your upper arms.
Sheer veils come to the rescue again here.
Tuck and drape the veils the same way you would to cover your mid-section, if you feel the need.
Many plus size belly dancers use sport bras, which they cover with veils.
Other items to include on your list are veils and headpieces, garters, and jewelry.
Antipas had a rather unhealthy obsession with the young dancer, and the performance with the seven veils convinced him to offer Salomé anything she desired.
The dance of the seven veils has been portrayed as a kind of lascivious striptease in many plays, operas, and films over the years.
Some pagan beliefs use the seven veils as a ritual, incorporating the dance into a non-sexual format.
However, as it came from the Middle East, many belly dancers have adopted the seven veils theme and chosen to use it for their own interpretation.
This style looks best with veils and tiaras.
While wedding veils and tiaras may be the most recognizable accessories for wedding hairstyles, flower bridal hair pieces are growing in popularity and offer brides a romantic, colorful alternative for their wedding day looks.
In addition to flowing costumes, praise dance often makes use of accessories, such as scarves and veils.
The women had flowing robes, tall pointed caps, and veils descending over most of the figure.
They are agreed, however, in the rejection, on the one hand, of of the subjectivist logic with its intrinsic implication that knowledge veils rather than reveals the real world, and, on the other hand, of the logic of the speculative construction with its pretension to " deduce," to determine, and finally at once to cancel and conserve any antithesis in its all-embracing dialectic. They agree, then, in a maintenance of the critical point of view, while all alike recognize the necessity of bringing the thoughtfunction in knowledge into more intimate relation with its " other " than Kant had done, by means of some formula of correlation or parallelism.