verb (used with object), attired, attiring.
to dress, array, or adorn, especially for special occasions, ceremonials, etc.
clothes or apparel, especially rich or splendid garments.
the horns of a deer.

1250–1300; (v.) Middle English atiren < Anglo-French atirer, Old French atirier, verbal derivative of a tire into a row or rank (see a-3, tier1); (noun) Middle English atir < Anglo-French, noun derivative of the v.

reattire, verb (used with object), reattired, reattiring.
unattired, adjective
well-attired, adjective Unabridged
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attire (əˈtaɪə)
1.  (tr) to dress, esp in fine elegant clothes; array
2.  clothes or garments, esp if fine or decorative
3.  the antlers of a mature male deer
[C13: from Old French atirier to put in order, from tire row; see tier1]

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Word Origin & History

c.1300, from O.Fr. atirier "to equip, ready, prepare," from a- "to" + tire "order, row, dress" (see tier). The noun is attested from c.1300. Related: Attired.
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Example sentences
Yet again another attire question.
Stylish attire is the norm; this is not a jeans-and-T-shirt culture.
Final collection: Cocktail attire and evening wear with gold and lace accents.
By the way, the sermon was all about fishing - the pastor even came out in
  fishing attire and carrying a fishing rod.
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