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 Meanings and Examples of APPAREL
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apparel
 n.  external clothing; vesture; garments; dress; small ornamental piece
Example Sentence:
1  Her wedding apparel is made by a very famous fashion designer.
2  My mission is to mortify in these girls the lusts of the flesh; to teach them to clothe themselves with shame-facedness and sobriety, not with braided hair and costly apparel.
3  One shouldn't be allowed to walk the streets or enter public buildings in unseemly apparel.
4  She looked lovely, despite her strange apparel.
Classic Sentence:
1  But my chief delights were the sight of the flowers, the birds, and all the gay apparel of summer; when those deserted me, I turned with more attention towards the cottagers.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley
Get Context   In Chapter 15
2  Open a passage; and I promise ye, Mistress Prynne shall be set where man, woman, and child may have a fair sight of her brave apparel from this time till an hour past meridian.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In II. THE MARKET-PLACE
3  The latter was by far the most showy and gallant figure, so far as apparel went, anywhere to be seen among the multitude.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XXI. THE NEW ENGLAND HOLIDAY
4  Having availed himself of the expiring light of the candle to tie up in a handkerchief the few articles of wearing apparel he had, sat himself down upon a bench, to wait for morning.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER VII
5  The cheapest and least delicate provisions are heaped in the shops; the coarsest and commonest articles of wearing apparel dangle at the salesman's door, and stream from the house-parapet and windows.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In CHAPTER L
6  Some wearing apparel and other articles were collected anew for Thomasin, and remarks on domestic details were frequently made, so as to obscure any inner misgivings about her future as Wildeve's wife.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 2: 8 Firmness Is Discovered in a Gentle Heart
7  However, to please her, I allowed Sophie to apparel her in one of her short, full muslin frocks.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
8  Do not make yourself uneasy, my dear cousin, about your apparel.
Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen
Get Context   In Chapter 29
9  And never any gift of jewelry or wearing apparel, not even gloves or handkerchiefs.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIII
10  She was apparelled like any barbaric Ethiopian emperor, his neck heavy with pendants of polished ivory.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 16. The Ship.
11  He was but shabbily apparelled in faded jacket and patched trowsers; a rag of a black handkerchief investing his neck.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 19. The Prophet.
12  Gurth, gallantly apparelled, attended as esquire upon his young master whom he had served so faithfully, and the magnanimous Wamba, decorated with a new cap and a most gorgeous set of silver bells.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
13  One of the footmen declared that he had seen a lady leave the house thus apparelled, but had refused to credit that it was his mistress, believing her to be with the company.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In X. THE ADVENTURE OF THE NOBLE BACHELOR
14  And once Hester was seen embroidering a baby-garment with such a lavish richness of golden fancy as would have raised a public tumult had any infant thus apparelled, been shown to our sober-hued community.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XXIV. CONCLUSION