verb (used with object)
QUIZ YOURSELF ON THE MANY TYPES OF NOUNS
Origin of gown
synonym study for gown
OTHER WORDS FROM gownun·gowned, adjective
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As masks, gloves, shields and gowns break down, they’ll produce a deluge of tiny plastics.
The Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum has displayed high-school-graduation gowns and local restaurant menus, with the same seriousness and staging another museum would give a famous painting.At Baltimore’s Reginald F. Lewis Museum, a show on recent history that’s urgently of the moment|Kelsey Ables|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
The Texas Organization of Rural & Community Hospitals also helped her procure masks and gowns, as did one patient who ordered supplies from overseas.Meet the nurse who’s running a Texas COVID-19 clinic all on her own|Tara Santora|January 4, 2021|Popular Science
I did not have a single — really — I didn’t have a single N95 mask, surgical mask, isolation gown, nitrile glove.“Those of Us Who Don’t Die Are Going to Quit”: A Crush of Patients, Dwindling Supplies and the Nurse Who Lost Hope|by J. David McSwane|December 30, 2020|ProPublica
Instead of donning and removing protective masks, gowns and other gear many times a day, nurses spend their entire 12-hour shifts in protective equipment.Inside a Rhode Island field hospital, preparing for the worst of the pandemic|Lenny Bernstein|December 26, 2020|Washington Post
In April, the 19-year-old brunette in an emerald gown was crowned Miss Honduras.
Michelle Obama wore her first de la Renta gown this month, after he had criticized her fashion choices last year.Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta, American Great, Dead at 82|Tim Teeman|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He proceeded to personally change her gown and placed her in a wheelchair for the move.
While caring for patients, clinical staff is heavily robed with gown and apron; three pairs of gloves; a hood; and goggles.Two Americans Have Now Been Diagnosed With Ebola in Record Outbreak|Kent Sepkowitz|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Fashion Icon winner lived up to her reputation in a sparkly, see-through, and utterly fabulous gown.Rihanna Lights Up the CFDA Awards in Sparkly, See-Through Dress|Erin Cunningham|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That she had her definite reason he knew, as a woman knows when another woman is wearing a last year's gown.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
And then indeed he put on his night-gown, and went to Smithfield, the place where his relation dwelt.
She was in a soiled dressing gown of purple flannel, with several of the buttons off.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
She wore a gown of white tulle upon whose floating surface were a few dark-blue lilies.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Her head, set off by her dainty white gown, suggested a rich, rare blossom.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
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Idioms and Phrases with gown
see cap and gown; town and gown.