Garments is a related term of duds.
As nouns the difference between garments and duds
is that garments
is while duds
is (new england|british|dated) clothing, especially for work or of rough appearance.
(New England, British, dated) Clothing, especially for work or of rough appearance.
* 1890 , (William Morris), (News from Nowhere)'', in the journal '' . (First published in book form 1890.)
* , chapter=7
- I looked at what I could see of my rough blue duds , which I had plenty of opportunity of contrasting with the gay attire of the citizens we had come across;
Mr. Pratt's Patients
, passage=“I don't know how you and the ‘head,’ as you call him, will get on, but I do know that if you call my duds
a ‘livery’ again there'll be trouble. […]”}}
** (standard) clothes, clothing, outfit
** (slang) garb, kit, togs