Robe is a related term of adorn.
As nouns the difference between robe and adorn
is that robe
is a long, formal dress worn only on special occasions while adorn
is (obsolete) adornment.
As a verb adorn is
to make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A long loose outer garment, often signifying honorary stature.
(US) The skin of an animal, especially the bison, dressed with the fur on, and used as a wrap.
- Through tattered clothes small vices do appear; / Robes and furred gowns hide all.
To clothe someone in a robe.
To make more beautiful and attractive; to decorate.
- a man adorned with noble statuary and columns
- a character adorned with every Christian grace
* Bible, Isa. lxi. 10
- a gallery of paintings was adorned with the works of some of the great masters
- as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels
- At church, with meek and unaffected grace, / His looks adorned the venerable place.
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