Clobber meaning

klŏbər
Clothing.
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To defeat decisively.
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To defeat decisively.
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Possessions.
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(computing) To overwrite (data) or override (an assignment of a value), often unintentionally or unexpectedly.
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To strike violently and repeatedly; batter or maul.
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To criticize harshly.
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(slang) To hit or bash severely; to seriously harm or damage.
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(UK, Australia, slang) Clothing.
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(UK, slang) Equipment.
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Origin of clobber

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • British slang from 1941; possibly onomatopoeic of the sound of detonated bombs in the distance.

    From Wiktionary

  • British slang from 19th Century.

    From Wiktionary