Robe vs Toga - What's the difference?

robe | toga |


As a noun robe

is a long, formal dress worn only on special occasions.

As a proper noun toga is

togo.

robe

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A long loose outer garment, often signifying honorary stature.
  • * Shakespeare
  • Through tattered clothes small vices do appear; / Robes and furred gowns hide all.
  • (US) The skin of an animal, especially the bison, dressed with the fur on, and used as a wrap.
  • Verb

  • To clothe someone in a robe.
  • Derived terms

    * berobed

    Anagrams

    * ----

    toga

    English

    (wikipedia toga)

    Noun

  • Loose outer garment worn by the citizens of Rome.
  • Loose wrap gown.
  • Derived terms

    * togaed * toga party

    See also

    * chiton

    Anagrams

    * goat ----