The definition of attire is to wear elegant or expensive clothing.verb
Wearing a fancy dress is an example of to attire.
Attire is defined as clothing.noun
A tuxedo is an example of formal attire.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: ME atiren < OFr atirier, to put in order, arrange < a tire, in a row, in order; a (L ad), to + tire, order, row, dress: see tier
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transitive verb at·tired, at·tir·ing, at·tires
- Clothing or array; apparel.
- The antlers of a deer.
Origin: Middle English atiren, from Old French atirier : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + tire, order, rank; see tier1.