overgarment


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o·ver·gar·ment

 (ō′vər-gär′mənt)
n.
An outer garment.

overgarment

(ˈəʊvəˌɡɑːmənt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) any garment worn over other clothes, esp to protect them from wear or dirt
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overgarment - a garment worn over other garmentsovergarment - a garment worn over other garments  
aba - a loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth; worn by Arabs
cloak - a loose outer garment
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
izar - a voluminous cotton outer garment (usually white) traditionally worn by Muslim women of northern Africa and the Middle East; covers the entire body
snowsuit - a child's overgarment for cold weather
undergarment, unmentionable - a garment worn under other garments
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That said, if you hide some of the ABDO with an untucked shirt or overgarment, most people never notice.
Caption: 4 Angkor Wat relief of apsara with composite hip-wrapper: undergarment with multiple weft banding and "dot" outer edging, combined with overgarment with four-petal flower pattern.
It comprises a jacket, pants, hood and face shield and is worn as an overgarment.
Whistler had Theodore Duret in his Arrangement in Flesh Color and Black (1883) hold a woman's fan and pink overgarment, creating a measure of coloristic variety with consequent narrative ambiguity.
I see units still training with the old battle dress overgarment MOPP gear.
To this end, you will want to protect as much of yourself as possible: wear eye protection with side shields; wear a mask over your nose and mouth; wear a disposable overgarment which covers your lap; wear your gloves so that they cover the wrists of your overgarment; keep your hair pulled back.
uk THE R021J Junior Hi-Viz jacket can be an overgarment.
The best-known image of McCarthy as Iphigenia, appearing in a 1916 article in Art and Archaeology and often reproduced thereafter, shows this much-discussed headdress and an elaborately geometric overgarment.
With her face and body completely covered by the black head-to-toe abaya, or long overgarment, 18-year-old Aya Ali al-Mulla was named "Queen of Beautiful Morals," winning a crown, jewelry and a trip to Malaysia late on Thursday, Saudi-based al-Watan reported Friday.
Ahead of the Paris couture shows, top designers have joined a tricky exercise to glam up one of the world's most traditional pieces, the abaya -- the long black overgarment worn by millions of Arab women.
Another fashion, somewhat less innovative than the layered look, consists of a loose tunic or overgarment, sometimes with buttons down the middle, and a matching long skirt of the same cloth.
Toga' here is used for any vaguely classical overgarment, even a military cloak--but this error is not uncommon among scholars.