- 1 1.1 (worn by magistrates, academics) (often plural/frecuentemente plural) toga (feminine) the mayor's robe of office el traje de ceremonias del alcalde ceremonial robes vestiduras (feminine plural) ceremonialesMore example sentences1.2 (worn by students) (American English/inglés norteamericano) toga (feminine)
- She designed the clothes, which range from suave street garb to ceremonial robes.
- He wears his red robes of office as Judge of the King's Bench.
- Whereas Erasmus wears the black robes of an academic, the archbishop dresses in priestly white.
- 2 (worn in house) bata (f), salto (m) de cama (Southern Cone/Cono Sur)More example sentences
- She wrapped a red silk robe around herself and tied it.
- I would have wrapped my warm, terry cloth robe about me, but it wasn't in the bathroom.
- She carefully got out wiping her smooth legs dry then putting on the terry cotton robe to answer the door.
Bullfighting is popular in Spain and in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. For some Spaniards it is crucial to Spanish identity. The season runs from March to October in Spain, from November to March in Latin America.
- [formal or literary/formal o literario] to robe sb (
insth) vestir* a algn ( dealgo)More example sentences
- Instead of being robed in the skin of a lion or a leopard that is customary for African royalty, he is clad in a cape made from the skin of some wild animal.
- Simeon directs his song of praise to an elevated, imposing high priest in a scene dominated by an even more imposing crowned, splendidly robed temple guardian.
- They are robed in ermine-trimmed royal red, as in Snow White.