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Synonyms for chaplet

flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes

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We could judge the splendor of the missing riches by the chaplet which he had taken out.
Rowena, descending from her station with a graceful and dignified step, was about to place the chaplet which she held in her hand upon the helmet of the champion, when the marshals exclaimed with one voice, ``It must not be thus his head must be bare.
Rowena had no sooner beheld him than she uttered a faint shriek; but at once summoning up the energy of her disposition, and compelling herself, as it were, to proceed, while her frame yet trembled with the violence of sudden emotion, she placed upon the drooping head of the victor the splendid chaplet which was the destined reward of the day, and pronounced, in a clear and distinct tone, these words: ``I bestow on thee this chaplet, Sir Knight, as the meed of valour assigned to this day's victor:'' Here she paused a moment, and then firmly added,
Behind this lightsome couple, so close to the Maypole that its boughs shaded his jovial face, stood the figure of an English priest, canonically dressed, yet decked with flowers, in heathen fashion, and wearing a chaplet of the native vine leaves.
A chaplet of pearls sparkled amid her black hair, with a gauze of silver network flowing back from it over her shoulders; a black mantle was swathed round her, and she leaned back in her chair as one who is fresh from a journey.
The withered chaplet my dear,' said Flora, with great enjoyment,
In thus calling your attention to some of the peculiar features in the principles, the character, and the history of our forefathers, it is as wide from my design, as I know it would be from your approbation, to adorn their memory with a chaplet plucked from the domain of others.
The whole of the window sashes reeked with it, and round Lucy's neck, over the silk handkerchief which Van Helsing made her keep on, was a rough chaplet of the same odorous flowers.
Life is a chaplet of little miseries which the philosopher counts with a smile.
Before setting out, however, he gave her a chaplet of a hundred pearls, and said, "When I am absent, tell this over daily for me.
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The oysters that had retained their nuclei were drilled and fixed onto chaplets (in the chaplets, oysters were attached in pairs to a rope with a monofilament fishing line), which constituted the rearing system (Ky et al.
com)-- North Shropshire College's (NSC) floristry students have been preparing poppy chaplets for Sundays remembrance ceremonies.
Their six automatic molding centers produce industrial castings which can be very intricate with up to 50 chaplets in a four-core assembly.
For example, the chaplets on the clock have been designed and meticulously crafted with a combination of warming copper and silver, whilst the radial lines of the outer bezel playfully emulate