Usage examples for Habiliment

  1. And there, coming smiling down the midst, easily as one might down the aisle of an empty church, was Irma herself, as plain and poor in habiliment as my dream, but smiling- ah, with a smile that turned all my heart to water, so dear it was. – The Dew of Their Youth by S. R. Crockett
  2. Nowadays she thought with dreary wonder of that fascination, and had come to loathe every trapping and habiliment of war. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  3. In this habiliment he appeared so totally changed from what he was, that even his mother, who had lately become a little sparing of her observations, could not help exclaiming, What, in the name of wonder, has the boy been doing now? – The History of Sandford and Merton by Thomas Day
  4. " Do you imagine," cried his uncle, laying his hand gently on the reverend habiliment, " that this grows?" – Nature and Art by Mrs. Inchbald
  5. The body is its habiliment. – Studies in the Out-Lying Fields of Psychic Science by Hudson Tuttle