vestirse de luto

vestirse de luto
pronominal verb phrase
1. (to dress oneself in mourning clothes) 
Se vistió de luto para ir al entierro.She put on mourning clothes to go to the funeral.
vestir de luto
intransitive verb phrase
2. (to wear mourning clothes) 
Remedios viste de luto por su padre, que murió hace un mes.Remedios wears mourning for her father, who died one month ago.
Toda la familia vestía de luto, aunque ya nadie recordaba por qué.The whole family was dressed in mourning, although no one could now remember why.
Nosotros vestimos de luto como señal del respeto y del amor que sentimos por la persona fallecida.We dress for mourning as a sign of the respect and love we feel toward the deceased person.
No es que vista de luto, es sencillamente que le gusta ir de negro.He's not in mourning. He just happens to like wearing black.
transitive verb phrase
3. (to put mourning clothes on) 
Al morir su madre, vistieron a los niños de luto.They dressed the children in mourning clothes when their mother died.
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