Associations to the word «Clothing»

Pictures for the word «Clothing»


CLOTHING, verb. Present participle of clothe
CLOTHING, noun. Any of a wide variety of articles, usually made of fabrics, animal hair, animal skin, or some combination thereof, used to cover the human body for warmth, to preserve modesty, or for fashion.
CLOTHING, noun. An act or instance of putting clothes on.
CLOTHING, noun. (obsolete) The art of process of making cloth.
CLOTHING, noun. A covering of non-conducting material on the outside of a boiler, or steam chamber, to prevent radiation of heat.
CLOTHING BIN, noun. A container in which clothing is placed to be donated to charity organizations.
CLOTHING COMPULSIVE, adjective. (naturism) Disallowing or discouraging nudity, thus requiring the wearing of clothes, especially swimsuits, e.g. on beaches, as opposed to clothing optional and clothes free. Textile.
CLOTHING OPTIONAL, adjective. (naturism) Allowing and encouraging nudity but tolerating the wearing of clothes, as between nudist and clothing compulsive. Abbreviation: C.O.

Dictionary definition

CLOTHING, noun. A covering designed to be worn on a person's body.

Wise words

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