1. A garment or garments; a robe; clothing; dress; apparel; vestment; covering; envelope. Approach, and kiss her sacred vesture's hem. (milton) Rocks, precipices, and gulfs, appareled with a vesture of plants. (Bentley) There polished chests embroidered vestures graced. (pope)
Origin: OF. Vesture, vesteure, F. Veture, LL. Vestitura, from L. Vestire to clothe, dress. See Vest, and cf. Vestiture.