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English noun: robe

1. robe (artifact) any loose flowing garment


Broader (hypernym)garment


Narrower (hyponym)abaya, bathrobe, dressing gown, kimono, lounging robe, robe-de-chambre

2. robe (artifact) outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions


Synonymsgown


Broader (hypernym)outerwear, overclothes


Narrower (hyponym)academic gown, academic robe, judge's robe, vestment


English verb: robe

1. robe (body) clothe formally; especially in ecclesiastical robes


Synonymsvest


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)apparel, clothe, dress, enclothe, fit out, garb, garment, habilitate, raiment, tog


Verb groupvest

2. robe (contact) cover as if with clothing


SamplesThe mountain was clothed in tropical trees.


Synonymscloak, clothe, drape


Pattern of useSomething ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cover, spread over









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