- any article of clothing: dresses, suits, and other garments.
- an outer covering or outward appearance.
verb (used with object)
- to clothe, dress, or cover.
- (often plural) an article of clothing
- outer covering
- (tr; usually passive) to cover or clothe
c.1400, variant of garnement (early 14c.), from Old French garnement “garment, attire, clothes,” from garnir “fit out, provide, adorn” (see garnish).