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clothe

verb

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1 to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes
  • they liked to clothe the twins in identical outfits just to confuse people

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2 to convey in appropriate or telling terms
  • regulations clothed in obscure terminology

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The first known use of clothe was before the 12th century

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“Clothe.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clothe. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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