What does clothes mean?

Definitions for clothes
kloʊz, kloʊðzclothes

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.

    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

How to pronounce clothes?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say clothes in sign language?

  1. clothes

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. Mari Tufts:

    I did it so people will start to see that girls are not a distraction and to stop teaching young men that it is an acceptable excuse to be distracted from their education, i found there was no correlation between any of the photos that were in dress code or out of dress code. So I proved clothes that were dress code violations were no more distracting.

  2. Ksenia Avdulova:

    I kept seeing people on Instagram post Quest bars in their yoga clothes and their sexy abs.

  3. Neil Gaiman:

    It has always been the prerogative of children and half-wits to point out that the emperor has no clothes. But the half-wit remains a half-wit, and the emperor remains an emperor.

  4. Mark Twain:

    Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

  5. Deon Joseph:

    This is where people's good intentions go in Skid Row, people donate clothes, and they're thrown in Los Angeles Street. People urinate, defecate in Los Angeles Street. Nobody cleans it up.

Images & Illustrations of clothes

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