clothespin

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noun clothes·pin \-ˌpin\

Definition of clothespin

  1. :  a forked piece of wood or plastic or a small spring clamp used for fastening clothes on a clothesline

1833

First Known Use of clothespin

1833


CLOTHESPIN Defined for English Language Learners

clothespin

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noun clothes·pin \-ˌpin\

Definition of clothespin for English Language Learners

  • : a small object used for holding clothes on a clothesline


CLOTHESPIN Defined for Kids

clothespin

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noun clothes·pin \ˈklōz-ˌpin, ˈklōthz-\

Definition of clothespin for Students

  1. :  a small object used for holding clothes in place on a line



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