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Definitions for clothes
kloʊz, kloʊðzclothes

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparel, wearing apparel, dress, clothesnoun

    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. clothesnoun

    Items of clothing; apparel.

  2. Etymology: 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.

Editors Contribution

  1. clothes

    Items created and designed to put on the human body.

    Clothes are a vital need and they are available for every human being around the world.


    Submitted by MaryC on February 8, 2020  

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

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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

Examples of clothes in a Sentence

  1. Verity Trueman:

    Any form of activity before used to leave me in pain, I could barely climb a flight of stairs without gasping for breath, now I have a whole wardrobe dedicated to gym clothes. I enjoy Pilates and spinning classes, and I always feel great afterwards.

  2. European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom:

    We are basically tearing down all customs duties immediately on some cheeses like Gouda and cheddar and on wine and there will also be elimination of tariffs for other things that have been very expensive to buy from Japan but also very expensive to export to Japan, shoes, clothes, leather, wood products, etc.

  3. Roger McGuinn:

    When The Byrds started country-rock, we had no idea there would be such a thing. We were just trying to honor the music. We started listening to country radio. We went to Nudie's and got cowboy clothes.

  4. Amy Sussman/Getty Images:

    I tell all my customers and clients, ‘This is God’s store and I have the privilege of working here,’ the store has been completely fulfilling. I get to show men the dignity that they deserve. I want my customers to feel their very best and experience the quality of a fine suit that they can wear forever. I like dressing up people to show them how beautiful they are. I see beauty in all people. Sometimes people don’t realize their own beauty. So I get to show them just that through [clothes]. It gives me the same fulfillment as acting because it allows me to create a personal connection with someone. And I help them experience a sense of joy.

  5. Robert Wallack:

    She was running around without clothes on and then she passed out and it was said she passed out from mixing Ambien with alcohol. Our concerns are whether Ms. Frankel may have some type of substance abuse problems so we would ask the court to order drug testing of Ms. Frankel to find out whether that’s an issue.

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