Definitions for wardrobeˈwɔr droʊb
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ward•robeˈwɔr droʊb(n.; v.)-robed, -rob•ing.
(n.)a collection or stock of clothes or costumes.
Category: Showbiz, Clothing
a piece of furniture for holding clothes, usu. a tall, upright case fitted with a rail or hooks for hanging clothes.
a room or place in which to keep clothes or costumes.
the department of a royal or other great household charged with the care of wearing apparel. a department in a motion-picture or television studio that supplies and maintains costumes.
(v.t.)to provide with a wardrobe.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of wardrobe:
1250–1300; ME warderobe < AF
wardrobe, closet, press(noun)
a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
collection of clothing belonging to one person
collection of costumes belonging to a theatrical company
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the clothes sb owns
your summer wardrobe
a closet for storing clothes
***Hang it in the wardrobe.
A cabinet in which clothes may be stored.
The department (or people working in that department) that obtains and stores articles of clothing for use in theatrical or motion picture productions.
A collection of clothing.
Origin: From warderobe, a northern variant of garderobe, from garder ‘to keep safe’ + robe.
a room or apartment where clothes are kept, or wearing apparel is stored; a portable closet for hanging up clothes
wearing apparel, in general; articles of dress or personal decoration
Translations for wardrobe
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a cupboard in which clothes may be hung
Hang your suit in the wardrobe.
- خِزانَة ثِيابArabic
- guarda-vestidosPortuguese (BR)
- die GarderobeGerman
- guardarropa, roperoSpanish
- אָרוֹן בְּגָדִיםHebrew
- lemari gantungIndonesian
- drabužių spintaLithuanian
- drēbju skapisLatvian
- almari pakaianMalay
- платяной шкафRussian
- 衣櫃Chinese (Trad.)
- гардероб, шафаUkrainian
- کپڑوں کی الماریUrdu
- tủ treo quần áoVietnamese
- 衣柜Chinese (Simp.)
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