Cloth is defined as a fabric made of fibrous materials.(noun)
An example of a cloth is a hand towel.
The definition of cloth is something made of fibrous material.(adjective)
An example of cloth used as an adjective is a cloth towel.
See cloth in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. cloths
Origin: ME < OE clath, cloth, hence garment, akin to -clithan, to stick, clitha, poultice < IE *gleit- (> Ger kleid, dress) < base *glei-, to stick > clay
See cloth in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. cloths cloths (klôths, klôÞz, klŏths, klŏÞz)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English clāth.
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