[uh-koo-ter-muhnt, -truh-]
personal clothing, accessories, etc.
the equipment, excluding weapons and clothing, of a soldier.
Also, especially British, accoutrement.

1540–50; < Middle French accou(s)trement. See accouter, -ment Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
Flashy capes and skintight garments are the usual accouterments of comic book superheroes.
Choose plain items over patterns or other eye-catching accouterments.
Your ears hear the texts read aloud with musical accouterments.
The ornate gilded valances and mirror over the marble mantel are also decorated with military accouterments.
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