Definition of Accoutrement in English :

Define Accoutrement in English

Accoutrement meaning in English

Meaning of Accoutrement in English

Pronunciation of Accoutrement in English

Accoutrement pronunciation in English

Pronounce Accoutrement in English


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1. accessory, accouterment, accoutrement

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

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see synonyms of accoutrement
1. military
equipment worn by soldiers in addition to their clothing and weapons
2. (usually plural)
clothing, equipment, etc; trappings
the correct accoutrements for any form of sport

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see synonyms of accoutrement
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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