noun plural, often attributive \ˈklōz also ˈklōthz\

: the things that people wear to cover their bodies and that are usually made from cloth

Full Definition of CLOTHES

:  clothing
:  all the cloth articles of personal and household use that can be washed

Examples of CLOTHES

  1. <put on your warmest clothes—it's freezing outside>

Origin of CLOTHES

Middle English, from Old English clāthas, plural of clāth
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

Rhymes with CLOTHES

CLOTHES Defined for Kids


noun plural \ˈklōz, ˈklōthz\

Definition of CLOTHES for Kids

:  clothing
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