- Now Rare
- clothing; garments; apparel
- a covering; wrapper
- Law everything growing on land except trees, as grass or grain
Origin: OFr < VL vestitura < L vestire, to clothe: see vest
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- Clothing; apparel.
- Something that covers or cloaks: hills in a vesture of mist.
Origin: Middle English, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *vestītūra, from Latin vestītus, past participle of vestīre, to clothe, from vestis, garment; see vest.