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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

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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. Gloria DeHaven:

    Chaplin needed two kids to play Paulette Goddard's ragamuffin sisters, all we had to do was wear tattered clothes, eat bananas and do big takes. I thought, 'If this is show business, count me in.'.

  2. Arielle Maldonado:

    You can give someone a flyer for a job fair, but if they don't have the confidence or the bus fare or the proper clothes to go to that interview or job fair, they're not going to go.

  3. Sean Matthews:

    We might've lost the house but we left with Memphis, and that meant more to us. I wanted to make the best of things and see the silver lining, and it is a humbling experience to leave your home with essentially a car and the clothes that you're wearing.

  4. Harpal Singh:

    No attempt was made to verify whether these dresses, shoes, babies clothes and all had anything to do with the investigations which are ongoing.

  5. European Green Deal:

    The clothes we wear should last longer than three washes.

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