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enrobe

[en-rohb] /ɛnˈroʊb/
verb (used with object), enrobed, enrobing.
1.
to dress; attire:
The king was enrobed in velvet.
Origin of enrobe
1585-1595
1585-95; en-1 + robe
Related forms
enrober, noun
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  • The sunlight filtered through the thin silk when the Emperor raised the purple to enrobe the kneeling Julian.

    The Death of the Gods Dmitri Mrejkowski
British Dictionary definitions for enrobe

enrobe

/ɪnˈrəʊb/
verb
1.
(transitive) to dress in or as if in a robe; attire
Derived Forms
enrober, noun
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