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, 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.

    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
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Anuj Somany:

    People who are mentally blind due to own selfishness in life even find a person with a dirty mind & good looks to be beautiful and a guy with a beautiful heart & dirty clothes to be ugly.

  2. Nabila Halim:

    I went inside as the house was burning. The fire had moved to his entire body, up to his face. There was no hair on his head, the fire burnt his clothes; he was naked and torched.

  3. Samira Sallam:

    He used to come every morning to the café and order the cheapest breakfast we offer, which is just a falafel sandwich, about a week or so ago, Sudanese security men came in civilian clothes and arrested him from inside the café…. The day of his arrest he did not pay for the meal he had.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    An ass wearing a lovely dress does not become a horse; so the people can't impress with own pretty face and beautiful clothes to an intelligent person, but to a jackass.

  5. James Gray:

    If you're making a science fiction movie, they( the audience) can't have any of those assumptions. You're creating an entire world, so, then you have to hang your clothes on a clothesline that has a very simple mythic through-line.

Images & Illustrations of clothes

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