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costume
'kɑːstjuːm [n]'kɑːstuːm [v]kɑː'stuːm
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The attire worn in a play or at a fancy dress ball.
  2. The attire characteristic of a country or a time or a social class.
  3. Unusual or period attire not characteristic of or appropriate to the time and place.
  4. The prevalent fashion of dress (including accessories and hair style as well as garments).
(动) As a verb
  1. Dress in a costume.
  2. Furnish with costumes; as for a film or play.
Hyphenationcos•tume
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
装束zhuāngshùattire; clothing
服装fúzhuāngdress; clothing; costume; clothes
品服pǐnfúcostume; ceremonial dress (determining the grade of an official)
造型服装zàoxíng fúzhuāngcostume
道具服dàojù fúcostume
zhuāngadornment; to adorn; dress; clothing; costume (of an actor in a play); to play a role; to pretend; to install; to fix; to wrap (something in a bag); to load; to pack
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