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clothesline

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noun clothes·line \-ˌlīn\

Simple Definition of clothesline

  • : a piece of rope or a wire that people hang wet clothes on to dry

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of clothesline

  1. :  a line (as of cord) on which clothes may be hung to dry

1830

First Known Use of clothesline

1830


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clothesline

verb clothes·line

Definition of clothesline

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to knock down (as a football player) by catching by the neck with an outstretched arm



1964

First Known Use of clothesline

1964


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