- The definition of clothes are garments worn on the body for protection or adornment.
An example of clothes is jeans and a t-shirt.
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- articles, usually of cloth, designed to cover, protect, or adorn the body; garments; attire
- Now Rare bedclothes
Origin: Middle English ; from Old English clathas, clothes, plural of clath, cloth
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- Articles of dress; wearing apparel; garments.
Origin: Middle English, from Old English clāthas, pl. of clāth, cloth.