- a kind of high-necked blouse designed to be worn under low-cut dresses
#:*1997: All the nuns at the convent wore plain blouses and skirts except for Sister Edgar, who had permission from the motherhouse to fit herself out in the old things with the arcane names, the wimple, cincture and guimpe. â Don DeLillo?, Underworld
Old French guimple âwimpleâ, from Frankish *wimpil.
- a wimple