belted plaid definition

  • noun:
    • a sizable blanket-like piece of material, worn covered around the body using product loosely gathered and guaranteed during the waistline by means of a belt; a typical product of males's Highland dress from the belated sixteenth century before the middle of the eighteenth century, while the predecessor for the contemporary kilt.
  • others:
    • the plaid worn by the Highlanders of Scotland in full military gown: so named from being held tight toward human body by a belt: since, “wi' belted plaids and glittering blades,”
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