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
May 26 following a retail theft that allegedly occurred at Pete's Fresh Market, 259 Lake St. •Three unknown suspects stole various items of children's clothing valued at $300 from The Gap, 435 N. Harlem Ave.
The program provides free or reduced-cost clothing, equipment, nutrition, and professional instruction during an intensive summer dance program that ends with a public performance.
Today, every one of those clothing and accessories shops is closed.
There are also accessories for the babies, including clothing, bassinets, diaper bags, foods and medicines that range from $3.99 to $24.99.
The pivot began in late 2010, when Trump started her footwear and clothing businesses.
China’s most recent nod for a Trump trademark, covering clothing, came on May 6, bringing to 40 the number of marks China has granted or provisionally granted to the president and a related company, DTTM Operations LLC, since his inauguration.
The American Red Cross provided emergency lodging, food and clothing for three adults and counseling for family members of the victims, the organization said in a statement.
Department Stores Nordstrom: up to 40 percent off designer clearance; up to 40 percent off select clothing, shoes and accessories (through June 5); 25 percent off select rugs for a limited time (through June 4)
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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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