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vesture

noun ves·ture \ ˈves-chər , ˈvesh- \

Definition of vesture

1 a : a covering garment (such as a robe or vestment)
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


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vesture

verb

Definition of vesture

vestured; vesturing
: to cover with vesture : clothe

Examples of vesture in a Sentence

  1. vestured like a queen for her grand birthday party

First Known Use of vesture

15th century

in the meaning defined above

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