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gown

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gown

  1. 1 a garment with a joined blouse and skirt usually worn by a woman or girl <a shopping trip for the express purpose of finding the perfect gown for the wedding> Synonyms frock, dressRelated Words chemise, coatdress, granny dress, housedress, jumper, kimono, kirtle, minidress, Mother Hubbard, muumuu, overdress, sack, sheath, shift, shirtdress, shirtwaist, sundress, sweaterdress, tea gown

  2. 2 a loose pullover garment worn in bed <answered the front door still dressed in the gown that she had been sleeping in> Synonyms nightgown, nightdress, nightshirtRelated Words nightclothes; pajamas, pj's; nightcap; lingerie, negligee (also negligé), nightie (or nighty)




gown

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gown

  1. to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes <a Renaissance portrait of a queen gowned in exotic silks and satins> Synonyms apparel, array, attire, bedeck, caparison, costume, deck (out), do up, dress, dress up, enrobe, garb, garment, get up, clothe, habit, invest, rig (out), robe, suit, tog (up or out), toilet, vestureRelated Words cloak, frock, jacket, mantle, vest; drape, enswathe, hap [dialect], huddle, swaddle, swathe, wrap; accoutre (or accouter), bedight [archaic], equip, furnish, habilitate, outfit, tailor, uniform; dress down, underdressNear Antonyms denude, divest, uncover, undrape, unveilAntonyms disarray, disrobe, strip, unclothe, undress, untruss [archaic]




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