Definition of drapey in English:



(also drapy)

See drape

‘Knitwear and jackets are slim, while pants are slim through the hips and thighs with a soft and drapey flare.’
  • ‘They look horrible on the ball, but the tops were soft and drapey.’
  • ‘But for anything more tailored, this method makes the rayon far too soft and drapey.’
  • ‘Give it up for a gutsy pair of slouchy, droopy midcalf boots that ask to hold a drapey pair of pants.’
  • ‘This is a very flattering and super quick skirt to make and your end product will look best if a drapey good quality fabric is used.’