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garb

noun

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1 clothing chosen as appropriate for a specific situation
  • decided to clothe himself in traditional Scottish garb for the celebration

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2 the outward form of someone or something especially as indicative of a quality
  • a fable about personal redemption presented in the garb of a conventional horror story

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garb

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of garb (Entry 2 of 2)

to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes
  • firefighters garbed in protective gear

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The first known use of garb was in 1599

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“Garb.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/garb. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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