- Attire is defined as clothing.
A tuxedo is an example of formal attire.
- The definition of attire is to wear elegant or expensive clothing.
Wearing a fancy dress is an example of to attire.
A woman wearing winter attire.
attire definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English atiren ; from Old French atirier, to put in order, arrange ; from a tire, in a row, in order; a (L ad), to plush tire, order, row, dress: see tier
attire definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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.