What does vesture mean?

Definitions for vestureˈvɛs tʃər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word vesture.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vesture(noun)

    something that covers or cloaks like a garment

    "fields in a vesture of green"

  2. clothing, article of clothing, vesture, wear, wearable, habiliment(verb)

    a covering designed to be worn on a person's body

  3. vesture(verb)

    provide or cover with a cloak


  1. vesture(Noun)

    A covering of or like clothing.

  2. vesture(Verb)

    To clothe.

  3. Origin: from vesteüre, from *, from Latin vestitus, past participle of vestio, from vestis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vesture(verb)

    a garment or garments; a robe; clothing; dress; apparel; vestment; covering; envelope

  2. Vesture(verb)

    the corn, grass, underwood, stubble, etc., with which land was covered; as, the vesture of an acre

  3. Vesture(verb)

    seizin; possession

  4. Origin: [OF. vesture, vesteure, F. vture, LL. vestitura, from L. vestire to clothe, dress. See Vest, v. t., and cf. Vestiture.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vesture

    ves′tūr, n. clothing: dress: a robe: integument.—v.t. to clothe, robe.—adjs. Ves′tūral; Ves′tūred.—n. Ves′tūrer, one who has charge of ecclesiastical vestments.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vesture in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vesture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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