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Mantle (IPA: /ˈmæntəɫ/)


Mantle (n.)

A loose garment to be worn over other garments; an enveloping robe; a cloak. Hence, figuratively, a covering or concealing envelope.

Mantle (n.)

Same as Mantling.

Mantle (n.)

The external fold, or folds, of the soft, exterior membrane of the body of a mollusk. It usually forms a cavity inclosing the gills. See Illusts. of Buccinum, and Byssus.

Mantle (n.)

Any free, outer membrane.

Mantle (n.)

The back of a bird together with the folded wings.

Mantle (n.)

A mantel. See Mantel.

Mantle (n.)

The outer wall and casing of a blast furnace, above the hearth.

Mantle (n.)

A penstock for a water wheel.

Mantle (v. t.)

To cover or envelop, as with a mantle; to cloak; to hide; to disguise.

Mantle (v. i.)

To unfold and spread out the wings, like a mantle; -- said of hawks. Also used figuratively.

Mantle (v. i.)

To spread out; -- said of wings.

Mantle (v. i.)

To spread over the surface as a covering; to overspread; as, the scum mantled on the pool.

Mantle (v. i.)

To gather, assume, or take on, a covering, as froth, scum, etc.

Mantle

Part of the interior of the planet Earth

Mantle

Part of the anatomy of molluscs

Mantle

Rectangular wool cloak with elaborate tablet-woven borders and fringed edges, woven in Northern Germany and Central Europe from the pre-Roman Iron Age to the early Middle Ages

Mantle

Ecclesiastical overgarment

Mantle

Loose or semi-fitted overgarment

Mantle Synonyms

Blanket

Mantle Synonyms

Cape

Mantle Synonyms

Curtain, Drapery, Drape, Pall

Mantle Synonyms

Mantelpiece, Mantlepiece, Chimneypiece, Mantel

Mantle Synonyms

Mickey Charles Mantle, Mantle, Mickey Mantle

Mantle Synonyms

Pallium

MANTLE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Management Through Leadership

Mantle Rhymes


Antal, Antle, Bantle, Cantle, Chantal, Fantle, Mantel, Mantle, Pantle

Dismantle


Mantle (Last Name / Surname)

Mantle is the #16,900 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 1,685 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Mantle in Spanish is Manto

Tagalog Translation

Mantle in Tagalog is Balabal

Example Sentence (Quote)

"At last he rose, and twitched his mantle blue: Tomorrow to fresh woods and pastures new." - John Milton

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But, look, the morn, in russet mantle clad, Walks o'er the dew of yon high eastern hill." - Morning

Example Sentence (Quote)

"In saffron-colored mantle from the tides Of Ocean rose the Morning to bright light To gods and men." - Morning

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Night's black mantle covers all alike." - Guillaume de Salluste Du Bartas

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Now had Aurora displayed her mantle over the blushing skies, and dark night withdrawn her sable veil." - Miguel de Cervantes


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