RAIMENT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of raiment
Definition:
n. clothing; garments; dress; garb; costume
Example:
"How can I go to the ball?" asked Cinderella. "I have no raiment fit to wear.".
Sentence in Classic:
I must acknowledge that I felt it difficult to picture him quite at his ease in the raiment proposed for him by his grateful little niece, and that I was particularly doubtful of the policy of the cocked hat; but I kept these sentiments to myself.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
They seemed clad in the skins of beasts, so torn and bepatched the raiment that had survived nearly four years of cruising.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
And amid the forest his mother crossed his way, wearing the face and raiment of a maiden, the arms of a maiden of Sparta, or like Harpalyce of Thrace when she tires her coursers and outstrips the winged speed of Hebrus in her flight.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
It seemed to him that in exquisite raiment, and to the delicate sound of flutes, the sins of the world were passing in dumb show before him.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde Context
They will send him in a ship to his own country, and will give him more bronze and gold and raiment than he would have brought back from Troy, if he had had all his prize money and had got home without disaster.
The Odyssey By Homer Context