mantilla definition

  • noun:
    • A lightweight lace or silk scarf worn within the head and shoulders, often over increased brush, by women in Spain and Latin America.
    • a quick cloak or cape.
    • Spanish lace veil used over a female's locks and arms.
    • a female's light cloak or cape of silk, velvet, lace, or comparable.
    • a female's light cloak of cape of silk, velvet, lace, or the love.
    • a type of veil, since the mind and falling down upon the shoulders; -- worn in Spain, Mexico, an such like.
    • A short mantle.
    • A light cloak or covering thrown across gown of a girl.
    • a female's head-covering, often of lace, which falls down upon the shoulders that can be used as a veil, used in Spain and Spanish colonies, in Genoa, and elsewhere.
    • short cape worn by females
    • a woman's silk or lace scarf

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