1. A garment or garments; a robe; clothing; dress; apparel; vestment; covering; envelope.
Approach, and kiss her sacred vesture's hem. --Milton.
Rocks, precipices, and gulfs, appareled with a vesture of plants. --Bentley.
There polished chests embroidered vestures graced. --Pope.
2. O. Eng. Law (a) The corn, grass, underwood, stubble, etc., with which land was covered; as, the vesture of an acre. (b) Seizin; possession.
n 1: something that covers or cloaks like a garment; "fields in a
vesture of green"
2: a covering designed to be worn on a person's body [syn: clothing,
article of clothing, wear]
v : provide or cover with a cloak