meaning of accoutrements

accoutrements meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1540s, from center French accoustrement (contemporary French accoutrement), from accoustrer probably from Old French acostrer "arrange," initially "sew up" (see accouter)


accoutrements meaning in General Dictionary

Dress; trappings; gear; especially, the devices and equipments worn by soldiers.


accoutrements meaning in General Dictionary

(n. pl.) Dress; trappings; equipment; particularly, the devices and equipments worn by soldiers.


Sentence Examples with the word accoutrements

They need the Internet, mobile phones, computers, and the other accoutrements of the modern age for the wealth they bring.

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