apparel, wearing apparel, dress, clothes(noun)
clothing in general
"she was refined in her choice of apparel"; "he always bought his clothes at the same store"; "fastidious about his dress"
Items of clothing; apparel.
covering for the human body; dress; vestments; vesture; -- a general term for whatever covering is worn, or is made to be worn, for decency or comfort
the covering of a bed; bedclothes
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Carlyle's name in "Sartor Resartus" for the guises which the spirit, especially of man, weaves for itself and wears, and by which it both conceals itself in shame and reveals itself in grace.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1474
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1242
Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Nouns Frequency: #643
The numerical value of clothes in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of clothes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.
On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.
When you get a chance, you take your clothes off, when you get in bed, you take your clothes off. When you go to the beach or a sauna, you take your clothes off. It’s natural.
I mean, for me, I look around at a lot of young girls that are my age, and they're always trying to dress older, whether it's wearing revealing clothes or hardly wearing any clothes at all, I feel really bad for them.
It really is a collaboration: I provide the clothes, and then work closely with the actors, it's not just about how a costume looks, but that the actor does in it. My clothes are a tool for them to create their character.
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Translations for clothes
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- ثياب, كسوة, ملابسArabic
- адзе́жа, адзе́ннеBelarusian
- дрехи, облеклоBulgarian
- robaCatalan, Valencian
- oblečení, šatyCzech
- Klamotten, Kleidung, KleiderGerman
- kehakate, riidedEstonian
- لباس, پوشاک, لباس هاPersian
- aodachScottish Gaelic
- कपड़ा, वस्त्रHindi
- ruhák, ruhaHungarian
- հագուստ, զգեստArmenian
- vestiti, AbitiItalian
- 服, 衣服, 衣類Japanese
- ខោអាវ, អាវKhmer
- cil, kinc, çek, بهرگ, libas, جل, cilûbergKurdish
- vestītus, vestīmenta, vestimenta suaLatin
- хунар, хувцасMongolian
- ééʼNavajo, Navaho
- уӕлӕдарӕс, дарӕс, дзаумаOssetian, Ossetic
- ubrania, odzież, ubraniePolish
- vestuário, roupa, roupasPortuguese
- haine, îmbrăcăminte, rufeRomanian
- одећа, odežda, одежда, odećaSerbo-Croatian
- oblečenie, šaty, oblekSlovak
- veshje, rrobaAlbanian
- diaparoSouthern Sotho
- kläder, períloSwedish
- geýim, egin-eşikTurkmen
- giysi, örtülerTurkish
- оде́жа, о́дягUkrainian
- لباس, کپڑا, کپڑےUrdu
- libos, kiyimUzbek
- trang phục, quần áoVietnamese
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