canopy (v.) Old form(s): canopie , canopy'd
curtain, veil, cover [as if by a canopy]
Cym II.ii.21[Iachimo to himself, of Innogen's eyes] now canopied / Under these windows
Sonn.12.6[] When lofty trees I see barren of leaves, / Which erst from heat did canopy the herd
TN I.i.42[Orsino to all] Love thoughts lie rich when canopied with bowers
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