the cloth

Definition of the cloth

  1. :  Christian priests and ministers :  clergy He has great respect for the cloth. He is a man of the cloth.

Word by Word Definitions

clothplay
  1. :  a pliable material made usually by weaving, felting, or knitting natural or synthetic fibers and filaments

    :  a similar material (as of glass)

    :  a piece of cloth adapted for a particular purpose


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