be·​robed | \ bi-ˈrōbd How to pronounce berobed (audio) , bē- \

Definition of berobed

: 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

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First Known Use of berobed

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Berobed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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