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  Words related to vest

Related / Similar Words: singlet, undershirt, waistcoat, robe, invest, enthrone

 

Definition:
  • a collarless men''s undergarment for the upper part of the body;
  • a man''s sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat;
  • clothe formally; especially in ecclesiastical robes;
  • clothe oneself in ecclesiastical garments;
  • become legally vested; "The property vests in the trustees";
  • place (authority, property, or rights) in the control of a person or group of persons; "She vested her vast fortune in her two sons";
  • provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights";

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    Hyponyms: bulletproof vest, ordain, consecrate, ordinate, order, crown, coronate, enthrone, throne

     

    Grouped Verbs: robe

     

    Part Meronyms: three-piece suit

     

    Derivational Morphology: gown, robe, clothing, article of clothing, vesture, wear, vestment, coronation, enthronement, enthronization, enthronisation, investiture

     

     
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