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vesture

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noun ves·ture \ˈves-chər, ˈvesh-\

Definition of vesture

  1. 1a :  a covering garment (such as a robe or vestment)b :  clothing, apparel

  2. 2 :  something that covers like a garment

Examples of vesture in a Sentence

  1. the man's sober vesture contrasted sharply with his companion's festive finery

Origin and Etymology of vesture

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from vestir to clothe — more at 2vest


First Known Use: 14th century


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vesture

verb ves·ture

Definition of vesture

vestured

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vesturing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cover with vesture :  clothe

Examples of vesture in a Sentence

  1. vestured like a queen for her grand birthday party

15th Century

First Known Use of vesture

15th century



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