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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 at·tire /əˈtaɪr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 At·tire v. t. [imp. & p. p. Attired p. pr. & vb. n. Attiring.]  To dress; to array; to adorn; esp., to clothe with elegant or splendid garments.
    Finely attired in a robe of white.   --Shak.
    With the linen miter shall he be attired.   --Lev. xvi. 4.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 At·tire, n.
 1. Dress; clothes; headdress; anything which dresses or adorns; esp., ornamental clothing.
    Earth in her rich attire.   --Milton.
    I 'll put myself in poor and mean attire.   --Shak.
    Can a maid forget her ornament, or a bride her attire?   --Jer. ii. 32.
 2. The antlers, or antlers and scalp, of a stag or buck.
 3. Bot. The internal parts of a flower, included within the calyx and the corolla. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular
          occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress" [syn: garb, dress]
      v : put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and
          attractive; "She never dresses up, even when she goes to
          the opera"; "The young girls were all fancied up for the
          party" [syn: dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up,
          gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick
          out, prink, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out,
          overdress] [ant: dress down]