CRAVAT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cravat
Definition:
n. a piece of silk, fine muslin, or other cloth, worn by men about the neck
Example:
I have never seen a man wearing cravat.
Sentence in Classic:
With his collar turned up, his shiny, seedy coat, his red cravat, and his worn boots, he was a perfect sample of the class.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Even the Tatar, uncorking the bottle and pouring the sparkling wine into the delicate glasses, glanced at Stepan Arkadyevitch, and settled his white cravat with a perceptible smile of satisfaction.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The gas jet threw its full light on the bloodless, sunken face under the black hat and on the white cravat, brilliant against the beaver of the coat.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Joe had got his coat and waistcoat and cravat off, and his leather apron on, and passed into the forge.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Having unloosened the cravat of the man who still remained extended on the ground, she tottered towards the undertaker.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
A man of about forty, he had his cravat crooked, his frockcoat adorned with a large stain, and one of his boots worn through.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
He was in an everlasting fuss and hurry; in the morning he used to put on a tight uniform and an excessively stiff cravat; he never ate or drank enough; he was for ever making arrangements.
Fathers and Children By Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev Context
She had been on the front porch and he had ridden up the long avenue, dressed in gray broadcloth with a wide black cravat setting off his frilled shirt to perfection.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Ney borrows a horse, leaps upon it, and without hat, cravat, or sword, places himself across the Brussels road, stopping both English and French.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Curled, pomaded, with laced waist, the hips of a woman, the bust of a Prussian officer, the murmur of admiration from the boulevard wenches surrounding him, his cravat knowingly tied, a bludgeon in his pocket, a flower in his buttonhole; such was this dandy of the sepulchre.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
He perceived that his ragged cravat, his long, square coat, and his waxed shoes astonished the ushers.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context