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
The property is just north of a shopping center that includes a Kohl's clothing store, Chik-fil-A restaurant and a Freedom Federal Credit Union branch.
Young woman arrested in Saudi Arabia for wearing 'suggestive clothing' Play Video1:48Live Video Please enable flash to watch this video.
The issues surrounding Ivanka Trump's eponymous clothing line have been nonstop since her father became the president.
Seven Gymboree and Crazy 8 locations are on the chopping block in Alabama as the teen clothing retailer works to find the right size store base.
The store will feature ladies’ apparel, accessories, menswear, family footwear, children’s clothing, a broad assortment of furniture and accessories for baby at Baby Depot, home décor and gifts.
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.
One recently visited his second-hand clothing shop.
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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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