- The definition of a garment is a piece of clothing.
An example of a garment is a shirt.
A woman choosing a garment for a child.
- any article of clothing
- clothes; costume
- a covering
Origin of garmentMiddle English contr. ; from Old French garnement ; from garnir: see garnish
to cover with, or as with, a garment; clothe
An article of clothing.
transitive verbgar·ment·ed, gar·ment·ing, gar·ments
To clothe; dress.
Origin of garmentMiddle English, from Old French garnement, from garnir, to equip, of Germanic origin; see wer-4 in Indo-European roots.
- A single item of clothing.