vesture

Definitions

  • (noun): Clothing; apparel.
  • (noun): Something that covers or cloaks: hills in a vesture of mist.
  • (verb-transitive): To cover with vesture; clothe.

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  • (noun): a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
  • (noun): something that covers or cloaks like a garment; "fields in a vesture of green"
  • (verb): provide or cover with a cloak

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Example Sentences

  • The vesture is a lighter color than the traditional dark purple.

  • By baptism we be regenerate, and when we shall have passed the time of this exile, he shall clothe us of double vesture, that is to wit of body and soul in glory.

  • The spiritual exhilaration by it was mistaken for that caused by new wine (Ac 2: 13-17; Eph 5: 18). belly -- that is, the vesture on it.

  • It is because He wears a vesture dipped in blood, that 'on the vesture is the name written "King of kings, and Lord of lords."'

  • Through all the variations in style and genre which this exhibition amply documents, he remains absorbed by the idea that a setting can become a kind of vesture, the vesture project an image, and the image tally uneasily with the human being to whom it is attached.

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