any article of clothing: dresses, suits, and other garments.
an outer covering or outward appearance.
to clothe, dress, or cover.
- gar·ment·less, adjective
- re·gar·ment, verb (used with object)
- un·gar·ment·ed, adjective
- well-gar·ment·ed, adjective
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How to use garment in a sentence
The Fashion Institute of Technology published their faculty’s predictions for post-pandemic trends, which include fuzzy slippers and garments with cut-outs.Tech-savvy fashion forecasters already know what you’ll be wearing in two years | Rachael Zisk | February 10, 2021 | Popular-Science
It should be simple and classic in design, with hidden heat elements to make the garment look more work-appropriate.Best heated vest: Beat the cold weather with the right winter gear | PopSci Commerce Team | February 9, 2021 | Popular-Science
If you’re reading this, Mountain Hardwear, please continue to expand the sizes of your line of fuzzy garments.
The scale of the conflict could scare off foreign investment in the country’s garment industry.Ethiopia’s hopes to be a global garment manufacturing hub are unravelling with the vicious war in Tigray | Dorothee Baumann-Pauly | January 20, 2021 | Quartz
You regulate them by using the appropriate garment for the activity, and sometimes that means bringing an extra hat or pair of gloves.
“Five of them would attend a show and each one would memorize a certain part of a garment,” said Elia.
Instead, break out a form-fitting garment — think skinny jeans or a curve-hugging dress.12 Thanksgiving Weight Loss Tips That Actually Work | DailyBurn | November 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
When the troops kicked open the door, they found a woman being fitted with her lethal garment.
The ever fashion-forward Jolie has originated a new garment: The Wedding Dress Designed By Your Kids.Angelina Jolie's Wedding Dress Was Crazy Brilliant | Tim Teeman | September 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
This was not a normal oversight—the Miami forward has now turned his favorite garment into his next business venture.
And he expended upon the study of the face the same degree of devotion that he gave to the rendering of a garment.Bastien Lepage | Fr. Crastre
She was in a loose and, to him, a mysterious white and flowing garment, with sleeves that fell away from her arms like wings.Bella Donna | Robert Hichens
In a dress, no outlay upon the material will compensate for a badly fitting garment.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
God will clothe thee with the double garment of justice, and will set a crown on thy head of everlasting honour.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
Chumru laid aside the garment and tickled his wiry hair underneath his turban.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
British Dictionary definitions for garment
(often plural) an article of clothing
(tr; usually passive) to cover or clothe
- garmentless, adjective
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