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clothes

Syllabification: clothes
Pronunciation: /klō(T͟H)z
 
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Definition of clothes in English:

plural noun

1Items worn to cover the body: he stripped off his clothes baby clothes [as modifier]: a clothes shop
More example sentences
  • Meanwhile, the sister is trying to maintain standards and dignity, washing her clothes and covering her body.
  • ‘I now feel more comfortable and relaxed at work wearing casual clothes,’ she said.
  • His face was so pale, and the oil almost covered his body and clothes completely.
Synonyms
2Bedclothes.
Example sentences
  • They would be awakened by a weight pressing on them, or the clothes would be pulled from the bed, or they would hear the sound of a dress sweeping the floor.

Origin

Old English clāthas, plural of clāth (see cloth).

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