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Definition of the verb enclothe
What does enclothe mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: -
- provide with clothes or put clothes on
- lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
- synonyms of enclothe: apparel / clothe / dress / fit out / garb / garment / habilitate / raiment / tog
- more generic terms: change state / turn = undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
- more specific terms:
- prim out / prim up / prim = dress primly
- wrap up / cover = clothe, as if for protection from the elements
- jacket = put a jacket on
- frock = put a frock on
- shirt = put a shirt on
- habit = put a habit on
- vesture = provide or cover with a cloak
- overclothe / overdress = dress too warmly
- underdress = dress without sufficient warmth
- corset = dress with a corset
- shoe = furnish with shoes
- coat = cover or provide with a coat
- dress up / costume = dress in a costume
- robe / vest = clothe formally
- gown = dress in a gown
Alternative definition of the verb enclothe
- To cover with clothing.
- synonym: clothe
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Enclothe
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enclothe (en- klöTH'), ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
enclothe (en- klöTH'), ...
a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of the world by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
by William Dwight Whitney
enclothe (en-klowii'), v. t. ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
enclothe (en- kldTH'), ...
by Robert Hunter
Enclothe', v. a. To clothe.
Zell's Popular Encyclopedia (1882)
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language; with Pronouncing Vocabulary & a Gazetteer of the World
Enclothe', v. a. To clothe. Eumcloud', v. a. To cover, as with a cloud.
A Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea (1906)
A Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words by Francis Andrew March
ENCLOTHE. en-clothe'. Toclothe. DRESS-UNDRESS. en-co'-mi-ast. Aeulogist.
Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)
Same as Inclose, &c ENCLOTHE, en-klstft', v.t. To clothe. ENCLOUD, en-klowd', v.U ( Spenser).
Chambers's English Dictionary, Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological, with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c (1893)
by William Chambers
ENCLOTHE, en-klöth', v.t. To clothe.
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Scrabble value of E1N1C3L1O1T1H4E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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