Definitions for clotheskloʊz, kloʊðz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

clotheskloʊz, kloʊðz(n.pl.)

  1. garments for the body; articles of dress; wearing apparel.

  2. Ref: bedclothes

Origin of clothes:

bef. 900; ME; OE clāthas, pl. of clāthcloth

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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. clothes(noun)ʊz, kloʊðz

    things you wear

    to put on/take off your clothes; school/work clothes

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


Translations for clothes

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

clothes(noun plural)

things worn as coverings for various parts of the body

She wears beautiful clothes.

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