Definition of clothing
: garments in general; also : covering
Examples of clothing in a Sentence
an expensive article of clothing
We're collecting food and clothing for the poor.
Only people wearing protective clothing may enter the room.
Recent Examples of clothing from the Web
William Turner, the historian at the Christian County Historical Society, said much could be learned if Pate's body could be exhumed, including details about clothing, boots, buttons and belt buckles.
For all parts of the body, sunblock, protective clothing, and shade are the way to go.
Their solution: a personal stylist who can send complete looks — clothing, jewelry and accessories — for occasions like date night, events or work.
Our resource center provides drop-in case management, clothing, toiletries, connection to other resources and a peer-led support group.
Her organization paid the $65 cost of each kit; having raised the money earlier this year in a clothing drive.
The organization provides clothing that former inmates can wear to job interviews.
The residence was littered with garbage and bags of clothing, and roaches were crawling in the kitchen, according to the affidavit.
Rinse offers regular laundry and dry cleaning as well as leather cleaning and clothing repair.
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First Known Use of clothing
CLOTHING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of clothing for English Language Learners
: the things that people wear to cover their bodies
CLOTHING Defined for Kids
Definition of clothing for Students
: the things people wear to cover their bodies
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