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Synonyms for vest
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vest, waistcoat(noun)

    a man's sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat

    Synonyms:
    singlet, undershirt, waistcoat

  2. singlet, vest, undershirt(verb)

    a collarless men's undergarment for the upper part of the body

    Synonyms:
    waistcoat, singlet, undershirt

  3. invest, vest, enthrone(verb)

    provide with power and authority

    "They vested the council with special rights"

    Synonyms:
    put, endue, induct, robe, adorn, place, clothe, enthrone, endow, invest, gift, empower, indue, commit, seat, throne

  4. vest(verb)

    place (authority, property, or rights) in the control of a person or group of persons

    "She vested her vast fortune in her two sons"

    Synonyms:
    invest, robe, enthrone

  5. vest(verb)

    become legally vested

    "The property vests in the trustees"

    Synonyms:
    invest, robe, enthrone

  6. vest(verb)

    clothe oneself in ecclesiastical garments

    Synonyms:
    invest, robe, enthrone

  7. vest, robe(verb)

    clothe formally; especially in ecclesiastical robes

    Synonyms:
    cloak, invest, drape, robe, enthrone, clothe

Wiktionary

  1. vest(noun)

    Synonyms:
    tank top, undershirt, singlet, waistcoat

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. vest

    Synonyms:
    kobe, clothe, furnish, endow

    Antonyms:
    divest, strip, unrobe, denude, deprive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. vest

    Synonyms:
    n. vesture, garment, vestment, robe, dress

  2. vest

    Synonyms:
    waistcoat (for men)

  3. vest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    clothe, dress, surround, robe, enrobe, envelope, cover

  4. vest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    endow, furnish

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. vest(n)

    Synonyms:
    waistcoat

  2. vest(v)

    Synonyms:
    invest

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    jacket, sweater, bulletproof, hoodie, coat

How to pronounce vest?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say vest in sign language?

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How to use vest in a sentence?

  1. Kendall Coffey:

    If you lose that fight your whole case is thrown out," he said. "So rather than tell the defense all of their best evidence and strategies today, recognizing that the odds would still favor Zimmerman getting out on bail, they in effect took their lumps, kept their cards close to the vest, and are putting themselves in a better position to succeed in the 'Stand Your Ground' hearing," if it occurs." -on the George Zimmerman Trial

  2. Officer Eric Stanbro:

    For the more serious shots, the vest wouldn’t have helped him anyway.

  3. Sarah Palin:

    They’ve been wearing political correctness kind of like a suicide vest.

  4. Las Vegas:

    The officer had his bulletproof vest on, which probably saved his life.

  5. Adam Harris:

    We all yelled. ' He's a security. He's a security,' and without... giving any thought, they shot him, the vest said security as well... and they shot him in the side.


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