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Synonyms for gown

Synonyms for gown

a one-piece skirted outer garment for women and children

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Synonyms for gown

a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions

the members of a university as distinguished from the other residents of the town in which the university is located

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lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women

protective garment worn by surgeons during operations

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outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions

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On this I plucked off the gown, and he with much show of haste did begin to undo his points; but when I threw his frock down he clipped it up and ran off all untrussed, leaving me in this sorry plight.
The housekeeper -- dressed to perfection, as usual, in a quiet, lavender-colored summer gown, a black mantilla, an unassuming straw bonnet, and a crisp blue veil -- escorted her invalid master with the tenderest attention; sometimes directing his notice respectfully to the various objects of the sea view; sometimes bending her head in graceful acknowledgment of the courtesy of passing strangers on the Parade, who stepped aside to let the invalid pass by.
Instead of at once proceeding to dress herself, she sat idly looking at the two muslin gowns; careless which she wore, and yet inconsistently hesitating which to choose.
The gown hung loosely over Little John's shoulders and came only to his waist.
So Little John clambered awkwardly into the quire, his short gown fluttering gaily; and he called the banns for the marriage of the maid and Allan-a-Dale once, twice, and thrice.
"That's not enough," said Robin; "your gown is so short that you must talk longer."
Will made a verse one day which we thought pretty well for a little chap: 'To poor country folks Who have n't any clothes, Rich folks, to relieve them, Send old lace gowns and satin bows.'"
"No, she thought it was n't the thing for a poor minister's girls to go flourishing about in second-hand finery, so she did what I 'm doing now, put away what would be useful and proper for us by and by, and let us play with the shabby, silk bonnets and dirty, flounced gowns. Such fun as we used to have up in our big garret!
"You need n't save any old silk gowns for me; I don't mean to be a fine lady when I grow up, I 'm going to be a farmer's wife, and make butter and cheese, and have ten children, and raise pigs," she added in one enthusiastic burst.
WATCH: Miss Universe bet Gazini Ganados shares how she got designer's 'missing' gown !-- -- Deni Rose M.
Furthermore, the global surgical drape and gown market growth is expected to boost over the forecast period, owing to increasing product launches.
Curtis started off the night with a dramatic blue gown by none other than Dubai-based Filipino fashion designer Michael Cinco.
sterile surgical gown 9,000 pieces, indicated by the participants2.
the Killing Eve star stood out in a one-shoulder purple gown with dramatic cape detail.
The easiest way to add glamour to your free-flowing maxi gown is to add a belt to it.