Roget's Thesaurus: Entry 225 (Clothing)

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#225. Clothing. -- N. clothing, investment; covering &c. 223; dress, raiment, drapery, costume, attire, guise, toilet, toilette, trim; habiliment; vesture, vestment; garment, garb, palliament|, apparel, wardrobe, wearing apparel, clothes, things; underclothes.

array; tailoring, millinery; finery &c. (ornament) 847; full dress &c. (show) 882; garniture; theatrical properties.

outfit, equipment, trousseau; uniform, regimentals; continentals [Am. Hist.]; canonicals &c. 999; livery, gear, harness, turn-out, accouterment, caparison, suit, rigging, trappings, traps, slops, togs, toggery[obs]; day wear, night wear, zoot suit; designer clothes; masquerade.

dishabille, morning dress, undress.

kimono; lungi[obs]; shooting-coat; mufti; rags, tatters, old clothes; mourning, weeds; duds; slippers.

robe, tunic, paletot[obs], habit, gown, coat, frock, blouse, toga, smock frock, claw coat, hammer coat, Prince Albert coat[obs], sack coat, tuxedo coat, frock coat, dress coat, tail coat.

cloak, pall, mantle, mantlet mantua[obs], shawl, pelisse, wrapper; veil; cape, tippet, kirtle[obs], plaid, muffler, comforter, haik[obs], huke|, chlamys[obs], mantilla, tabard, housing, horse cloth, burnoose, burnous, roquelaure[obs]; houppelande[Fr]; surcoat, overcoat, great coat; surtout[Fr], spencer[obs]; mackintosh, waterproof, raincoat; ulster, P- coat, dreadnought, wraprascal[obs], poncho, cardinal, pelerine[obs]; barbe[obs], chudder[obs], jubbah[obs], oilskins, pajamas, pilot jacket, talma

jacket[obs], vest, jerkin, waistcoat, doublet, camisole, gabardine; farthingale, kilt, jupe[obs], crinoline, bustle, panier, skirt, apron, pinafore; bloomer, bloomers; chaqueta[obs], songtag[Ger], tablier[obs].

pants, trousers, trowsers[obs]; breeches, pantaloons, inexpressibles|!, overalls, smalls, small clothes; shintiyan|!; shorts, jockey shorts, boxer shorts; tights, drawers, panties, unmentionables; knickers, knickerbockers; philibeg[obs], fillibeg[obs]; pants suit; culottes; jeans, blue jeans, dungarees, denims.

[brand names for jeans] Levis, Calvin Klein, Calvins, Bonjour, Gloria Vanderbilt.

headdress, headgear; chapeau[Fr], crush hat, opera hat; kaffiyeh; sombrero, jam, tam-o-shanter, tarboosh[obs], topi, sola topi[Lat], pagri[obs], puggaree[obs]; cap, hat, beaver hat, coonskin cap; castor, bonnet, tile, wideawake, billycock[obs], wimple; nightcap, mobcap[obs], skullcap; hood, coif; capote[obs], calash; kerchief, snood, babushka; head, coiffure; crown &c. (circle) 247; chignon, pelt, wig, front, peruke, periwig, caftan, turban, fez, shako, csako[obs], busby; kepi[obs], forage cap, bearskin; baseball cap; fishing hat; helmet &c. 717; mask, domino.

body clothes; linen; hickory shirt [U.S.]; shirt, sark[obs], smock, shift, chemise; night gown, negligee, dressing gown, night shirt; bedgown[obs], sac de nuit[Fr].

underclothes[underclothing], underpants, undershirt; slip[for women], brassiere, corset, stays, corsage, corset, corselet, bodice, girdle &c. (circle) 247; stomacher; petticoat, panties; under waistcoat; jock[for men], athletic supporter, jockstrap.

sweater, jersey; cardigan; turtleneck, pullover; sweater vest.

neckerchief, neckcloth[obs]; tie, ruff, collar, cravat, stock, handkerchief, scarf; bib, tucker; boa; cummerbund, rumal[obs], rabat[obs].

shoe, pump, boot, slipper, sandal, galoche[obs], galoshes, patten, clog; sneakers, running shoes, hiking boots; high-low; Blucher boot, wellington boot, Hessian boot, jack boot, top boot; Balmoral[obs]; arctics, bootee, bootikin[obs], brogan, chaparajos[obs]; chavar[obs], chivarras[obs], chivarros[obs]; gums [U.S.], larrigan [obs][N. Am.], rubbers, showshoe, stogy[obs], veldtschoen[Ger], legging, buskin, greave[obs], galligaskin[obs], gamache[obs], gamashes[obs], moccasin, gambado, gaiter, spatterdash[obs], brogue, antigropelos[obs]; stocking, hose, gaskins[obs], trunk hose, sock; hosiery.

glove, gauntlet, mitten, cuff, wristband, sleeve.

swaddling cloth, baby linen, layette; ice wool; taffeta.

pocket handkerchief, hanky[obs], hankie.

clothier, tailor, milliner, costumier, sempstress[obs], snip; dressmaker, habitmaker[obs], breechesmaker[obs], shoemaker; Crispin; friseur[Fr]; cordwainer[obs], cobbler, hosier[obs], hatter; draper, linen draper, haberdasher, mercer.

[underpants for babies] diaper, nappy[obs][Brit]; disposable diaper, cloth diaper; Luvs[brand names for diapers], Huggies.

V. invest; cover &c. 223; envelope, lap, involve; inwrap[obs], enwrap; wrap; fold up, wrap up, lap up, muffle up; overlap; sheath, swathe, swaddle, roll up in, circumvest.

vest, clothe, array, dress, dight[obs], drape, robe, enrobe, attire, apparel, accounter[obs], rig, fit out; deck &c. (ornament) 847; perk, equip, harness, caparison.

wear; don; put on, huddle on, slip on; mantle.

Adj. invested &c. v.; habited; dighted[obs]; barbed, barded; clad, costume, shod, chausse[Fr]; en grande tenue &c. (show) 882[Fr].


Phr. "the soul of this man is his clothes" [All's Well].