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attire
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Crime and Punishment
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  • Here his rags did not attract contemptuous attention, and one could walk about in any attire without scandalising people.
  • Light and youthful colours predominated in Pyotr Petrovitch’s attire.
  • She, too, was in rags, her attire was all of the cheapest, but decked out in gutter finery of a special stamp, unmistakably betraying its shameful purpose.
  • He had never seen her before in such attire.
  • And yet as he dressed he examined his attire more carefully than usual.

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  • formal attire
  • de Breze, who was all astonishment at finding that this young man had the audacity to enter before the king in such attire.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  The Count of Monte Cristo

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