habited


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Habit \Hab"it\ (h[a^]b"[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Habited; p.
   pr. & vb. n. Habiting.] [OE. habiten to dwell, F. habiter,
   fr. L. habitare to have frequently, to dwell, intens. fr.
   habere to have. See Habit, n.]
   1. To inhabit. [Obs.]
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            In thilke places as they [birds] habiten. --Rom. of
                                                  R.
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   2. To dress; to clothe; to array.
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            They habited themselves like those rural deities.
                                                  --Dryden.
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   3. To accustom; to habituate. [Obs.]           --Chapman.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Habited \Hab"it*ed\ (h[a^]b"[i^]t*[e^]d), p. p. & a.
   1. Clothed; arrayed; dressed; as, he was habited like a
      shepherd.
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   2. Fixed by habit; accustomed. [Obs.]
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            So habited he was in sobriety.        --Fuller.
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   3. Inhabited. [Archaic]
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            Another world, which is habited by the ghosts of men
            and women.                            --Addison.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

clothed \clothed\ adj.
   1. wearing clothing. [Narrower terms: {adorned(predicate),
      bedecked(predicate), decked(predicate), decked
      out(predicate)}; {appareled, attired, clad, dressed,
      garbed, garmented, habilimented, robed}; {arrayed,
      panoplied}; breeched, pantalooned, trousered;
      bundled-up; caparisoned; cassocked: costumed:
      decent] [Narrower terms: dight] [Narrower terms:
      {dressed-up, dressed to the nines(predicate), dressed to
      kill(predicate), dolled up, spruced up, spiffed up}]
      [Narrower terms: gowned] [Narrower terms: habited]
      [Narrower terms: heavy-coated] [Narrower terms:
      overdressed] [Narrower terms: petticoated] [Narrower
      terms: red-coated, lobster-backed] [Narrower terms:
      surpliced] [Narrower terms: {togged dressed esp in smart
      clothes)}] [Narrower terms: turned out] [Narrower terms:
      underdressed] [Narrower terms: uniformed] [Narrower
      terms: vestmented] Also See: adorned, decorated.
      Antonym: unclothed.
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   2. covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak.
      fog-cloaked meadows

   Syn: cloaked, draped, mantled, wrapped.
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