Variant of drapery
noun pl. draperies
- Brit. dry goods
- Brit. the business of a draper
- hangings, covering, or clothing arranged in loose folds
- an artistic arrangement of such hangings, etc., esp. as represented in sculpture, painting, etc.
- ☆ curtains of heavy material
Origin: Middle English and amp; Old French draperie: see drape and amp; -ery