Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of embowering or of placing within a bower: as, the embowerment of Mrs. Pipchin.

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Examples

  • However choice examples of their kind, too, these plants were of a kind peculiarly adapted to the embowerment of Mrs Pipchin.

    Dombey and Son

  • However choice examples of their kind, too, these plants were of a kind peculiarly adapted to the embowerment of Mrs. Pipchin.

    Highways & Byways in Sussex

  • It was a very delightful room, with fine wide outlook -- over towards the church in its dark embowerment of evergreen oaks, which some of the folk would not pass by night; over the long sweep of the land towards Little Sark; then, over to the left, a glimpse of the sea and

    Pearl of Pearl Island

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