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English noun: garb

1. garb (artifact) clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion

SamplesFormal attire.
Battle dress.

Synonymsattire, dress

Broader (hypernym)article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, vesture, wear, wearable

Narrower (hyponym)activewear, ao dai, athletic wear, costume, costume, costume, costume, disguise, ecclesiastical attire, ecclesiastical robe, evening clothes, evening dress, eveningwear, false hair, finery, formalwear, getup, habit, habit, hairpiece, morning dress, outfit, postiche, riding habit, rig, sportswear, turnout

English verb: garb

1. garb (body) provide with clothes or put clothes on

SamplesParents must feed and dress their child.

Synonymsapparel, clothe, dress, enclothe, fit out, garment, habilitate, raiment, tog

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)change state, turn

Narrower (hyponym)coat, corset, costume, cover, dress up, frock, gown, habit, jacket, overclothe, overdress, prim, prim out, prim up, robe, shirt, shoe, underdress, vest, vesture, wrap up

Verb groupdress, get dressed

Antonymsdiscase, disrobe, strip down, uncase, undress, strip, peel, unclothe

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