See also: accoutré
- (chiefly US) accouter
- First attested in the 1590's.
- From French accoutrer, from Old French acoustrer, from Vulgar Latin acconsūtūrāre (“to equip with clothes”), from Latin ad (“to”) + consūtūra (“sewing, clothes”), from Latin cōnsuō (“to sew together”), from Latin con (“together”) + suō (“to sew”)
- (transitive) To furnish with dress, or equipment, especially those for military service; to equip; to attire; to array.
to equip, to attire, to array