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sartorial

sartorial

adjective sar·to·ri·al \sär-ˈtr-ē-əl, sə(r)-\

: of or relating to clothes

Full Definition of SARTORIAL

:  of or relating to a tailor or tailored clothes; broadly :  of or relating to clothes <poor sartorial taste>
sar·to·ri·al·ly \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

Examples of SARTORIAL

  1. They accused him of having poor sartorial taste.
  2. The wedding party arrived in sartorial splendor.

Origin of SARTORIAL

Medieval Latin sartor
First Known Use: 1823

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

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