Definition of loincloth in English:

loincloth

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɔɪnklɒθ
 
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noun

  • A single piece of cloth wrapped round the hips, typically worn by men in some hot countries as their only garment.
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    • Women specialized in making clothing, such as ponchos, loincloths, and skirts.
    • He wore a leather loincloth, fur leggings, a fur garment, a grass cape, a fur hat and leather shoes stuffed with grass.
    • It was a sea of horrible toga tank tops, and those double-slit skirts that resemble loincloths.

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