Re*vest" (?), v. t. [OF reverstir, F. revetir, L. revestire; pref. re- re- + vestire to clothe, fr. vestis a garment. See Vestry, and cf. Revet.]


To clothe again; to cover, as with a robe; to robe.

Her, nathless, . . . the enchanter< id thus revest and decked with due habiliments. Spenser.


To vest again with possession or office; as, to revest a magistrate with authority.


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Re*vest", v. i.

To take effect or vest again, as a title; to revert to former owner; as, the title or right revels in A after alienation.


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