from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To dress in or as if in a robe.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To clothe; at tire; invest; robe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To invest or adorn with a robe; to attire.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To invest or adorn with a robe or vestment; to attire.
  • verb To coat or cover.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb provide with a coating
  • verb adorn with a robe


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