Wardrobe vs Lbd - What's the difference?

wardrobe | lbd |

As nouns the difference between wardrobe and lbd

is that wardrobe is a cabinet in which clothes may be stored while lbd is (informal) , a basic fashion item in the female wardrobe.

As a verb wardrobe

is to provide (a film, a customer, etc) with clothing.



(en noun)
  • A cabinet in which clothes may be stored.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1963, author=(Margery Allingham)
  • , title=(The China Governess) , chapter=Foreword citation , passage=A canister of flour from the kitchen had been thrown at the looking-glass and lay like trampled snow over the remains of a decent blue suit with the lining ripped out which lay on top of the ruin of a plastic wardrobe .}}
  • The department (or people working in that department) that obtains and stores articles of clothing for use in theatrical or motion picture productions.
  • A collection of clothing.
  • The clothing one owns or needs, often for a specific purpose such as work.
  • Synonyms

    * (the piece of furniture) cupboard, closet (US ), press, shrank * (the clothing department) costume department

    Derived terms

    * wardrobe malfunction * wardrobe mistress

    See also

    * armoire * lowboy * tallboy


  • To provide (a film, a customer, etc.) with clothing.
  • * 1954 , Billboard (11 December 1954, page 20)
  • impressed with the quality of the talent and production, good wardrobing and speedy pacing.






    (en noun)
  • (informal) , a basic fashion item in the female wardrobe.