be·​robed bi-ˈrōbd How to pronounce berobed (audio)
: wearing a robe
… a few berobed Franciscan friars handing out protest leaflets.Richard Zoglin, Time, 5 Oct. 1998
… Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist appeared as a berobed outsider to preside at the Senate trial …Francis X. Clines, New York Times, 8 Jan. 1999

Word History

First Known Use

1862, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of berobed was in 1862

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“Berobed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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