habiliment[hə bil′ə mənt]
- The definition of habiliment is clothing.
The shirts, pants, skirts and tops in your closet are an example of habiliment.
These clothes are habiliment.
- clothing; dress; attire
- furnishings or equipment; trappings
Origin of habilimentMiddle French habillement ; from habiller, to clothe, make fit ; from habile: see habile
Origin of habilimentMiddle English habilement, from Old French habillement, from habiller, to clothe, alteration (influenced by habit, clothing) of abiller, to prepare, strip a tree of its branches : a-, toward (from Latin ad-; see ad–) + bille, log; see billet2.
Middle English habilement, from Old French habillement "clothe".