Garment vs Roughspun - What's the difference?

garment | roughspun |


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).

garment

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • 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.
  • Derived terms

    * touch the hem of someone's garment
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    roughspun

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (rare) A garment made from roughly spun yarn or made from a coarse material.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (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.
  • See also

    * homespun * homegrown