garbed garbed  /ˈɡɑrbd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) dressed or clothed especially in fine attire; often used in combination

Usage(s):

  1. There are also occasional lapses into Orientalist clichthink saffron-robed monks, misty sunrises and cute, ethnically garbed children.
  2. Strictly speaking, Ulysses did not so much disembark as come out of hiding, garbed in new and respectable garments.
  3. On board, up to 40 guests are served ginger pork, chicken soup with coconut milk and other Laotian specialities by gracefully garbed staff.

News

  1. Back to school to test Penney

    Best Buy Co.'s sales force wears blue shirts. Apple Inc. "specialists" are garbed in branded T-shirts. J.C. Penney Co. associates can wear whatever they want.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  2. J.C. Penney tries to make workers easier to identify

    By Bloomberg News Best Buy Co.’s sales force wears blue shirts. Apple Inc. “specialists” are garbed in branded tees. J.C. Penney Co. associates can wear whatever they want. ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

Quotes

  1. "I think people really took to the books mainly because there is a lot of social comment in there," Mr. Bhagat said. "It's garbed as comedy."
    on Mar 25, 2008 By: Chetan Bhagat Source: New York Times

  2. As Brownell said, "Jamie, I picked a leftist wolf garbed in the clothing of a conservative sheep."
    on Jun 3, 2009 By: Herbert Brownell, Jr. Source: NewsMax.com

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