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garb (someone) in (something)

To dress someone in something in particular. On behalf of all your bridesmaids, you better not garb us in anything hideous for your wedding. It was pouring rain, so I garbed the kids in their raincoats and galoshes.
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garb someone in something

to dress someone in something. He hoped that someday he wouldn't have to garb his children in rags. She garbed herself in her finest clothes and got ready to meet her husband's family.
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Garb Athletics was founded in 2006 by Steve Rosenbeck, who saw an opportunity to service the custom segment of the team uniform market with a premium tailored product that could be designed easily, priced simply, and manufactured and delivered quickly.
In the second section, Garb traces how the evolution of realist and naturalist portraits of or by women indicates the emerging importance of the individual.
Rossi: Garb is in the right place at the right time.
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Garb, a South African Jew, said he was recruited by Shin Bet, Israel's secret police.
How did suburban-style home-ownership come to be seen as an American dream, Margaret Garb asks in this thoughtful, well-written, and important study of Chicagoans' ideas about housing at the turn of the twentieth century.
Police spokesman Dany Peleg said the officers who were donned Arab garb were attacked but did not specify the nature of their dress.
While Garb details changing representational strategies in relation to portraiture, she does not adequately acknowledge how understandings of femininity shifted throughout the century, and, thus, I believe she misses an opportunity to consider the development of modern female portraiture in France through the lens of revisionist scholarship on gender.
Available gowning room furnishings include laminar flow storage cabinets, stainless steel benches, and garb and parts dispensers that help ensure organized, space-efficient garbing procedures.
In two lectures she delivered at the University of Kansas in 2005, Garb (art history, U.
I mention our clothing choices because the sight of a priest in clerical garb on Capitol Hill made me wonder: Did his clothes make him a stronger witness than the laypeople in the Illinois delegation?
The plaintiffs in Garb were Polish Jews who fled their country to escape the atrocities of World War II.
Once that is established, allow them to wear their garb.
Mat is dressed in traditional garb, attends a huge feast (the entire kampung is invited), led to the river for a dip, and then circumcised on a banana trunk.