Clothesline meaning

klōzlīn, klōthz-
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A rope or wire on which clothes and linens are hung for drying or airing.
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To knock down (an opponent in an athletic contest) by hooking the neck with an outstretched arm.
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A rope or cord tied up outdoors to hang clothes on so they can dry.

Hang this towel out on the clothesline for me.

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A cord, rope, or wire on which clothes may be hung to dry or air.
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To knock (a person) over by striking his or her upper body or neck with one's arm, as if he or she had run into a low clothesline.

The ref called a personal foul, when he clotheslined the running back.

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Origin of clothesline