- clothes or clothing.
- clothes as worn in a particular profession, way of life, etc.
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Origin of habiliment
OTHER WORDS FROM habilimentha·bil·i·men·tal [huh-bil-uh-men-tl] /həˌbɪl əˈmɛn tl/, ha·bil·i·men·ta·ry, adjectiveha·bil·i·ment·ed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for habiliment
So profuse was Gingham in his provision for the habiliment of his own elegant exterior.
I might hereif it so pleased medilate upon the matter of habiliment, and other mere circumstances of the external metaphysician.Devil Stories|Various
Others assign the habiliment to a Welshman, but give no authority for the assumption.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
I might here—if it so pleased me—dilate upon the matter of habiliment, and other mere circumstances of the external metaphysician.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
At an earlier period the armor of complete steel was the habiliment of the knight.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 1 (of 20)|Charles Sumner