Definition of garment in English:


Line breaks: gar|ment
Pronunciation: /ˈɡɑːm(ə)nt


An item of clothing: a windproof outer garment fashion garments
More example sentences
  • Junior clothing offers a wallop of trendy style but the garments are cut small for a junior figure.
  • He and his wife both work in a factory producing garments for a UK clothing shop.
  • All the dresses and garments were well made, but I just can't see the theme of this collection.
item of clothing, article of clothing, item of dress; costume, outfit, habit, robe, shift; cover, covering; (garments)clothes, clothing, dress, garb, attire
informal get-up, rig-out, gear, togs, rags, duds, garms


Middle English: from Old French garnement 'equipment', from garnir 'equip' (see garnish).

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