What does the word garb mean?

Usage examples for garb

  1. And, again, when he had presented himself at the dinner hour in the serviceable garb of every day, she had refused to go to the table until he came down again, " dressed as a gentleman should be dressed after six o'clock." – Master of the Vineyard by Myrtle Reed
  2. By these men's advice the camp was moved nearer; and soldiers were sent, at the same time, to each of the three towns; some armed, who were to lie concealed in places near the walls; others, in the garb of peace, with swords hidden under their clothes, when, on the opening of the gates at the approach of day, were to enter into the cities. – The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six by Titus Livius
  3. From the other end of the village came Red Arrow out of the lodge of Chief Red Eagle, attended by twenty- eight braves, all splendid in their wedding garb. – The Sheep Eaters by William Alonzo Allen