[ uh-koo-ter-muh nt, -truh- ]
/ əˈku tər mənt, -trə- /


personal clothing, accessories, etc.
the equipment, excluding weapons and clothing, of a soldier.

Nearby words

  1. accounting,
  2. accounting machine,
  3. accounting period,
  4. accouplement,
  5. accouter,
  6. accoutre,
  7. accoutrement,
  8. accoutrements,
  9. accra,
  10. accrd.

Also especially British, ac·cou·tre·ment.

Origin of accouterment

From the Middle French word accou(s)trement, dating back to 1540–50. See accouter, -ment Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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