[hwahyt-rohbd, wahyt-]


clothed in a white robe.

Origin of white-robed

First recorded in 1615–25
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for white-robed

Contemporary Examples of white-robed

Historical Examples of white-robed

  • Fear the Gods, and reverence their holy, white-robed servants.


    William Godwin

  • He took the white-robed figure up in his arms and kissed her face.

  • But of the white-robed Jivros there was now no visible sign.

  • To within twenty yards or so of its game did that white-robed Arctic hunter approach.

    Red Rooney

    R.M. Ballantyne

  • It came in the form of a letter which a white-robed peon now handed to her.