BRAID's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of braid
Definition:
v. weave; interweave three or more strands
Example:
Have you ever wanted to braid your own hair or someone else's hair?
Sentence in Classic:
His face and his whole figure in his uniform with the crosses, and white trousers striped with braid, as he moved hurriedly along, reminded Levin of some hunted beast who sees that he is in evil case.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Laces and silks and braid and ribbons, all blockade run, all the more precious and more proudly worn because of it, finery flaunted with an added pride as an extra affront to the Yankees.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Going into the hall he saw a handsome groom, in a braided livery and a bear fur cape, holding a white fur cloak.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Chancing to raise her eyes as the elder lady was regarding her, she playfully put back her hair, which was simply braided on her forehead; and threw into her beaming look, such an expression of affection and artless loveliness, that blessed spirits might have smiled to look upon her.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Her hair of a shining raven black, and curiously braided; her eyes were dark, but gentle, although animated; her features of a regular proportion, and her complexion wondrously fair, each cheek tinged with a lovely pink.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Her recent graduation from a skinny pickaninny with brief skirts and stiffly wrapped braids into the dignity of a calico dress and starched white turban was an intoxicating affair.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Rapunzel had magnificent long hair, fine as spun gold, and when she heard the voice of the enchantress she unfastened her braided tresses, wound them round one of the hooks of the window above, and then the hair fell twenty ells down, and the enchantress climbed up by it.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
They were two really pretty little girls, more bourgeois than peasant in looks, and very charming; the one with shining chestnut tresses, the other with long black braids hanging down her back, both vivacious, neat, plump, rosy, and healthy, and a delight to the eye.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Miss Kate sketched and Frank talked to Beth, who was making little mats of braided rushes to serve as plates.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context