Origin of unrobe

First recorded in 1590–1600; un-2 + robe
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Examples from the Web for unrobe

Historical Examples of unrobe

  • But I grieve to say, that my modesty was put to a sore trial, when I began to unrobe.

    Captain Canot

    Brantz Mayer

  • What I want to know is, where these gentlemen of the Court of Justice robe and unrobe?

    Messengers of Evil

    Pierre Souvestre

  • Her mistress is beginning to unrobe, without her assistance, but very leisurely.

  • Well, at last you've got what you want; you unrobe and get into bed.

  • Then she began to unrobe, but stopped to throw her arms about her mother's neck.

    Bylow Hill

    George Washington Cable