an article of clothing
"garments of the finest silk"
dress, clothe, enclothe, garb, raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel(verb)
provide with clothes or put clothes on
"Parents must feed and dress their child"
A single item of clothing.
any article of clothing, as a coat, a gown, etc
Origin: [OE. garnement, OF. garnement, garniment, fr. garnir to garnish. See Garnish.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gär′ment, n. any article of clothing, as a coat or gown.—v.t. to clothe with a garment.—adjs. Gar′mented; Gar′mentless.—n. Gar′menture, clothing. [O. Fr. garniment—garnir, to furnish.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'garment' in Nouns Frequency: #2556
The numerical value of garment in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of garment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The body is a sacred garment.
The need was easy to see because there was no organization for women garment workers here in Myanmar at the time.
Honor is the inner garment of the Soul; the first thing put on by it with the flesh, and the last it layeth down at its separation from it.
If a T-shirt is off a half an inch (1.3 centimeters) it doesn’t’ matter, but because it’s a form-fitting garment active wear has to be precise.
What spirit is so empty and blind, that it cannot recognize the fact that the foot is more noble than the shoe, and skin more beautiful that the garment with which it is clothed
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Translations for garment
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- ملابس, لباسArabic
- vesto, vestaĵoEsperanto
- בגד, מדHebrew
- ruha, öltözetHungarian
- flík, spjörIcelandic
- vestito, abito, indumento, capoItalian
- vestimentum, vestisLatin
- whekawheka, kowheka, kākahu, weru, pakikau, kōwhekawhekaMāori
- plagg, klesplaggNorwegian
- ééʼNavajo, Navaho
- roupa, veste, indumento, vestuárioPortuguese
- rufe, articol de îmbrăcăminte, haină, veșmântRomanian
- предмет одеждыRussian
- plagg, klädesplaggSwedish
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