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  Definition of costume
  1. the attire worn in a play or at a fancy dress ball; "he won the prize for best costume"
  2. the attire characteristic of a country or a time or a social class; "he wore his national costume"
  3. unusual or period attire not characteristic of or appropriate to the time and place; "in spite of the heat he insisted on his woolen costume"
  4. the prevalent fashion of dress (including accessories and hair style as well as garments)
  5. dress in a costume; "We dressed up for Halloween as pumpkins"
  6. furnish with costumes; as for a film or play
Similar Words: dress up

 

Hyponyms: fancy dress, masquerade, masquerade costume, wardrobe, academic costume, rigout

 

Grouped Verbs: dress up, fig out, fig up, deck up, gussy up, fancy up, trick up, deck out, trick out, prink, attire, get up, rig out, tog up, tog out, overdress

 

Derivational Morphology: dress up, costumier, costumer, costume designer

 

 
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