Sentence Examples


  • If the blank is too heavy the fillet may of course be passed through the rolls again.
  • The Semites often bound their bushy locks with a fillet, which varies from a single band (so often, e.g.
  • Tacvia, ribbon, fillet), the term in architecture given to the projecting fillet which crowns the architrave of the Greek Doric order.
  • The diadem, which was of eastern origin, was a fillet or band of linen or silk, richly embroidered, and was worn tied round the forehead.
  • 8) says that the diadem and crown "have been from 'ancient times confounded, yet the diadem strictly was a very different thing from what a crown now is or was, and it was no other then than only a fillet of silk, linen, or some such thing."