- A long loose outer garment, often signifying honorary stature.
verb (robes, robing, robed)
- Dutch: kleed
- French: robe
- German: Robe
- Italian: veste , abito , toga (of academic, judge)
Etymology: From French, robe, from West Germanic "booty", later "stolen clothing" (related to English rob).
- To clothe someone in a robe.
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