- a. A chamber for storing clothes; a wardrobe.b. The contents of a wardrobe.
- A private chamber.
- A latrine built into the exterior wall of a castle or other medieval building.
Origin of garderobeMiddle English, from Old French : garder, to keep; see guard + robe, robe; see robe.
From Middle French garderobe, from garder (â€œto keepâ€) + robe (â€œrobe, dressâ€).