habillement

Middle FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

habille (skilful) +‎ -ment

AdverbEdit

habillement

  1. skilfully; adroitly
    • 1532, François Rabelais, Pantagruel:
      Comment Epistemon qui avoit la teste tranchée, fut guery habillement par Panurge.
      How Epistemon who had his head cut off was adroitly cured by Panurge
      .
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

habiller (to dress, to clothe) +‎ -ment

NounEdit

habillement m (plural habillemens)

  1. item of clothing
SynonymsEdit
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