As nouns the difference between garment and roughspun
is that garment
is a single item of clothing while roughspun
is (rare) a garment made from roughly spun yarn or made from a coarse material.
As an adjective roughspun is
(of a garment or cloth) woven]] from a coarsely [[spinning|spun yarn, (usually also from a coarse material).
A single item of clothing.
*:This new-comer was a man who in any company would have seemed striking.Indeed, all his features were in large mold, like the man himself, as though he had come from a day when skin garments made the proper garb of men.
* touch the hem of someone's garment
* See also
(rare) A garment made from roughly spun yarn or made from a coarse material.
(of a garment or cloth) Woven]] from a coarsely [[spinning, spun yarn, (usually also from a coarse material).
(figuratively) Unpolished, rough and ready, uncultured, unsophisticated.