apparel, wearing apparel, dress, clothes(verb)
clothing in general
"she was refined in her choice of apparel"; "he always bought his clothes at the same store"; "fastidious about his dress"
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"
To furnish with apparatus; to equip; to fit out.
Ships . . . appareled to fight. --Hayward.
To dress or clothe; to attire.
They which are gorgeously appareled, and live delicately, are in kings' courts. --Luke vii. 25.
To dress with external ornaments; to cover with something ornamental; to deck; to embellish; as, trees appareled with flowers, or a garden with verdure.
external clothing; vesture; garments; dress; garb; external habiliments or array
a small ornamental piece of embroidery worn on albs and some other ecclesiastical vestments
the furniture of a ship, as masts, sails, rigging, anchors, guns, etc
to make or get (something) ready; to prepare
to furnish with apparatus; to equip; to fit out
to dress or clothe; to attire
to dress with external ornaments; to cover with something ornamental; to deck; to embellish; as, trees appareled with flowers, or a garden with verdure
Origin: [OF. apareiller.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ap-par′el, n. covering for the body, dress: aspect, guise: (arch.) the rigging of a ship.—v.t. to dress, adorn:—pr.p. appar′elling or appar′eling; pa.p. appar′elled or appar′eled.—ns. Appar′elling, Appar′eling. [O. Fr. apareiller, through obscure Low L. forms from L. par, equal, like.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
In marine insurance, means the furniture or appurtenances of a ship, as masts, yards, sails, ground gear, guns, &c. More comprehensive than apparatus.
The numerical value of apparel in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of apparel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of apparel in a Sentence
Though manners makes, yet apparel shapes.
The fashion wears out more apparel than the man.
We've had a hard time finding very many names in apparel retail.
The fashion and apparel world is still in cut-and-sew in the factories.
Women who profess the Christian religion, must be modest in apparel.”
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Translations for apparel
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- дре́хи, обличам, оде́жда, облекло́, украсявам, снаряжавамBulgarian
- atavío, ropaSpanish
- vaatetus, pukea, pukeutua, varustaa, vaatteet, koristellaFinnish
- הלביש, עיטר, ביגודHebrew
- 복장, 의복, 꾸미다, 장비하다, 의류, 입히다Korean
- påkledning, antrekk, klærNorwegian
- vestimenta, vestir, vestuárioPortuguese
- оде́ть, наряжа́ть, укра́сить, наряди́ть, оде́жда, снаряжа́ть, наряжат́ь, снаряди́ть, одева́ть, украша́ть, одеRussian
- quần áoVietnamese
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