Several articles of clothes.
The definition of clothes are garments worn on the body for protection or adornment.
An example of clothes is jeans and a t-shirt.
- articles, typically of cloth, designed to cover, protect, or adorn the body; garments; attire
- Now Rare bedclothes
Origin of clothesMiddle English from Old English clathas, clothes, plural of clath, cloth
- Coverings worn on the body; garments, such as shirts, pants, dresses, and coats.
- Coverings, such as sheets and blankets, that are ordinarily used on a bed; bedclothes.
Origin of clothesMiddle English from Old English clāthas pl. of clāth cloth
Middle English cloþes
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of clothe
clothe + -s