meaning of attire

attire meaning in General Dictionary

Dress clothes headdress any such thing which dresses or adorns esp ornamental clothes

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  • To dress to range to decorate esp to clothe with elegant or splendid garments
  • put-on unique clothing to show up particularly appealing and appealing
  • garments of a distinctive design and for a certain celebration
  • To dress; to range; to adorn; esp., to clothe with elegant or splendid clothes.
  • Dress; garments; headdress; anything which dresses or adorns; esp., decorative clothes.
  • The antlers, or antlers and head, of a stag or dollar.
  • the inner areas of a flower, included in the calyx and also the corolla.

attire meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1300, "to suit out, equip; to dress in finery, to decorate," from Old French atirier "to provide, ready, prepare," from a- "to" + tire "order, line, dress" (see level). Associated: Attired; attiring.

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  • c.1300, "equipment of a man-at-arms; good apparel," from attire (v.).

attire meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To dress; to array; to adorn; esp., to clothe with elegant or splendid clothes.

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  • (letter.) Dress; garments; headdress; any such thing which dresses or adorns; esp., decorative clothing.
  • (n.) The antlers, or antlers and head, of a stag or money.
  • (letter.) The internal areas of a flower, included inside the calyx while the corolla.

Sentence Examples with the word attire

I wasn't sure what would be appropriate attire for the restaurant.

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