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  Definition of vest
  1. a collarless men''s undergarment for the upper part of the body
  2. a man''s sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat
  3. clothe formally; especially in ecclesiastical robes
  4. clothe oneself in ecclesiastical garments
  5. become legally vested; "The property vests in the trustees"
  6. place (authority, property, or rights) in the control of a person or group of persons; "She vested her vast fortune in her two sons"
  7. provide with power and authority; "They vested the council with special rights"
Similar Words: singlet, undershirt, waistcoat, robe, invest, enthrone

 

Hyponyms: bulletproof vest, ordain, consecrate, ordinate, order, crown, coronate, enthrone, throne

 

Grouped Verbs: robe

 

Part Meronyms: three-piece suit

 

Derivational Morphology: gown, robe, clothing, article of clothing, vesture, wear, vestment, coronation, enthronement, enthronization, enthronisation, investiture

 

 
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