clothing worn in this state
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Word origin of 'dishabille'
, pp. of déshabiller
, to undress < dés-
) + habiller
, to dress, altered (after habit
: see habit
) < OFr abillier
, to prepare, orig., to dress a log < bille
, log: see billet2