The antimacassar is the one indispensable article in the establishment.
Oh, yes, in that corner, decently covered with an antimacassar.
I declare to my antimacassar if you took up a straw from the bloody floor and if you said to Bloom: Look at, Bloom.
So she laid the doll on the sofa, and covered it with an antimacassar, to sleep.
And what on earth is the good of an antimacassar, I should like to know?
He wrenched an antimacassar from a chair and used it as a gag.
A moment later he and I were back in the front room, where the impassive lady was still quietly working away at her antimacassar.
Not only given it to her, but fastened it in the antimacassar.
Mrs Machin, in a shawl and an antimacassar over the shawl, sat close to the fire and leaning towards it.
The “antimacassar” is a remaining sign of the overlap of dress and manners.