Usage examples for Wreaths

  1. In the centre of this apartment was a group of the most beautiful maidens that Katherine had ever seen, all dressed in shimmering ball- gowns, with wreaths of roses and violets in their hair. – The Scottish Fairy Book by Elizabeth W. Grierson
  2. There is no shock now in removing mourning trappings to make room for the wreaths and garlands of joy. – The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South by Broadus Mitchell
  3. A few minutes of breathless watching followed, not a word being spoken, while the spiral wreaths of smoke curled up into the calm air from Dom Francisco's cigarette. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley