Definitions for clochekloʊʃ, klɔʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

clochekloʊʃ, klɔʃ(n.)

  1. a woman's close-fitting hat with a deep, bell-shaped crown and often a narrow, turned-down brim.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of cloche:

1905–10; < F: bell, bell-jar, OF < early ML clocca. See cloak

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloche(noun)

    a low transparent cover put over young plants to protect them from cold

  2. cloche(noun)

    a woman's close-fitting hat that resembles a helmet


  1. cloche(Noun)

    A glass covering, originally bell-shaped, for garden plants to prevent frost damage and promote early growth.

  2. cloche(Noun)

    A bell-shaped, close-fitting womenu2019s hat with a deep rounded crown and narrow rim.

  3. Origin: cloche, from clocca

Translations for cloche

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a hollow object, usually of metal, which gives a ringing sound when struck by the clapper inside

church bells.

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