outer garments

outer garments

pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) the garments that are worn over a person's other clothes
References in classic literature ?
Ten minutes later the ape-man, carrying the outer garments of an Arab bundled beneath an arm, rejoined his companions.
Tarzan removed their outer garments as he had removed those of his first victim, and again retired with Chulk and Taglat to the greater seclusion of the tree they had first selected.
The moment we entered the city Talu threw off his outer garments of fur, as did we, and I saw that his apparel differed but little from that of the red races of Barsoom.
As she took off her outer garment in the hall, she heard the footman, pronouncing his "r's" even like a Kammerjunker, say, "From the count for the princess," and hand the note.
As she spoke Minerva touched him with her wand and covered him with wrinkles, took away all his yellow hair, and withered the flesh over his whole body; she bleared his eyes, which were naturally very fine ones; she changed his clothes and threw an old rag of a wrap about him, and a tunic, tattered, filthy, and begrimed with smoke; she also gave him an undressed deer skin as an outer garment, and furnished him with a staff and a wallet all in holes, with a twisted thong for him to sling it over his shoulder.
When she entered the Yew-tree Walk she could not see her husband; but the walk had bends, and she went, expecting to catch sight of his figure wrapped in a blue cloak, which, with a warm velvet cap, was his outer garment on chill days for the garden.
I had been so proud of it that I insisted on wearing it without any outer garment.
But for both Spenser and Shelley, in different fashions, external Beauty is only the outer garment of the Platonic spiritual Beauty, while to Keats in his poetry it is, in appearance at least, almost everything.
Invitation to tender : Outer garments (base plate with a smooth plaster)
Moms can easily throw them in the wash without a problem, and these tops work well at preventing any stains or leaks to the outer garments when worn underneath loose, layered tops.
buyer at Aussie plus-size brand Taking T Shape, advises: "Thehape, area that you want to smooth depends on what outer garments are being worn.
Suzanne Robinson, senior buyer at Aussie plus-size brand Taking Shape, advises: "The area that you want to smooth depends on what outer garments are being worn.