What does vestiture mean?

Definitions for vestiture

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


  1. vestiture(Noun)

    The hairs of plants, invertebrates and other non-mammalian organisms, taken as a whole.

  2. vestiture(Noun)

    Investiture (of a person with a specific role, powers etc.).

  3. vestiture(Noun)

    Clothes, clothing.

  4. Origin: From vestitura, from vestire.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vestiture(noun)

    in vestiture

  2. Origin: [See Vesture.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vestiture

    ves′ti-tūr, n. the hairs, scales, &c. covering a surface.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vestiture in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vestiture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Images & Illustrations of vestiture

  1. vestiturevestiturevestiture


Find a translation for the vestiture definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these vestiture definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"vestiture." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 25 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/vestiture>.

Are we missing a good definition for vestiture? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for vestiture:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.