Definition of Accouterment in English :

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Accouterment meaning in English

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see synonyms of accouterment

1. accessory, accouterment, accoutrement

clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


see synonyms of accouterment
an accoutering or being accoutered
2.  [pl.]
personal outfit; clothes; apparel
furnishings; trappings; equipment; specif., a soldier's equipment except clothes and weapons

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see synonyms of accouterment
1. often accoutrements An accessory item of equipment or dress.
2. often accoutrements Military equipment other than uniforms and weapons.
3. accoutrements Outward forms of recognition; trappings: cathedral ceilings, heated swimming pools, and other accoutrements signaling great wealth.
4. Archaic The act of accoutring.

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