ADJ: v-link ADJ in n, adv ADJ
If someone is garbed in particular clothes, they are wearing those clothes. [LITERARY]

He was garbed in sweater, tweed jacket, and flying boots.

COMB in ADJ: usu ADJ n
Garbed is also a combining form.

...the small blue-garbed woman with a brown wrinkled face.

English dictionary. 2008.

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