What does clothes mean?

Definitions for clotheskloʊz, kloʊðz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word clothes.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. clothes(Noun)

    Items of clothing; apparel.

  2. Origin: cloþes

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clothes

    of Cloth

  2. Clothes

    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

  3. Clothes

    the covering of a bed; bedclothes

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Clothes

    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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1474

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1242

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'clothes' in Nouns Frequency: #643

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clothes in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clothes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry David Thoreau:

    I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes, and not rather a new wearer of clothes.

  2. Susan Butler Anderson:

    On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.

  3. Seb Lyall:

    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.

  4. Bindi Irwin:

    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.

  5. The Aviator:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of clothes

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