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English noun: outfit

1. outfit (group) any cohesive unit such as a military company

Broader (hypernym)social unit, unit

2. outfit (artifact) a set of clothing (with accessories)

SamplesHis getup was exceedingly elegant.

Synonymsgetup, rig, turnout

Broader (hypernym)attire, dress, garb

Narrower (hyponym)bib-and-tucker, ensemble, playsuit, trousseau

3. outfit (artifact) gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose


Broader (hypernym)appurtenance, gear, paraphernalia

Narrower (hyponym)carpenter's kit, first-aid kit, layette, mess kit, sewing kit, tool kit

English verb: outfit

1. outfit (possession) provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose

SamplesThe expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities.

Synonymsequip, fit, fit out

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

Broader (hypernym)furnish, provide, render, supply

Narrower (hyponym)accouter, accoutre, adorn, appoint, armor, armour, clothe, collar, commission, fin, fuse, horseshoe, instrument, invest, kit, kit out, kit up, mechanise, mechanize, motorise, motorize, motorize, motorize, muzzle, re-equip, refit, rejig, rig, set, set up, shaft, spar, spur, stave, stock, turn out, wire

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