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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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