Usage examples for fillet

  1. Curtis appeared after lunch in a fine costume of buckskin, trimmed with green porcupine quills and beads, and for a hat he wore a fillet of beaver- skin with a single feather on the back. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  2. And about her small fine head it was bound with a black fillet a narrow coil so sleek and glossy that it was touched with silver lights, and this intense blackness made the gold of her head more dazzling. – Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard by Eleanor Farjeon