Definition of vestimentary in English:


Line breaks: ves¦ti|men¦tary
Pronunciation: /ˌvɛstɪˈmɛnt(ə)ri


  • Relating to clothing or dress: a vestimentary code
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    • The vestimentary code is important but not especially interesting to read about.
    • In striking contrast to the rustic setting, the ladies in waiting rival each other in vestimentary luxury.
    • A tawdry tale, it keeps its steady focus on Tammy, a monument to bad taste in makeup and vestimentary horrors.


early 19th century: from Latin vestimentum 'clothing' + -ary1.

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