What is another word for winding-sheet?

40 synonyms found


[ wˈa͡ɪndɪŋʃˈiːt], [ wˈa‍ɪndɪŋʃˈiːt], [ w_ˈaɪ_n_d_ɪ_ŋ_ʃ_ˈiː_t]

Synonyms for Winding-sheet:

How to use "Winding-sheet" in context?

One of the oldest forms of clothing was a winding-sheet. This type of clothing was a piece of cloth that was wrapped around the body like a belt. The winding-sheet was used to keep the body warm in the winter and cool in the summer. It was also used to protect the body from the elements.

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