The draperies on the wall were drawn aside, as if by an invisible hand.
There, half concealed by the draperies, he communed and reasoned with himself.
There she held the draperies to one side while she pushed back one of the oak panels.
The position of the bed, the idea of the draperies all are parallel.
She was about fifteen feet high, and her draperies reached to the ground.
He walked over to a curtained doorway, and drew aside the draperies.
Her writing-table was in part sharply outlined against the window, and part of it was lost in the shadow of the draperies.
Once I gets him behind the draperies I shoots it at him straight.
And Paul turned away with a sigh, drawing the draperies gently together, as if to shut out the memories of the past.
Softness, fragrance, draperies beneath which beat life and warmth.
early 14c., "cloth, textiles," from Old French draperie (12c.) "weaving, cloth-making, clothes shop," from drap (see drape (n.)). From late 14c. as "place where cloth is made; cloth market." Meaning "stuff with which something is draped" is 1680s.