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clothe

[ klohth ]
/ klo蕣冒 /
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verb (used with object), clothed or clad, cloth路ing.
to dress; attire.
to provide with clothing.
to cover with or as with clothing.
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Origin of clothe

before 950; Middle English clothen,Old English cl膩thian, derivative of cl膩thcloth

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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH clothe

cloth, clothe , clothes
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How to use clothe in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for clothe

clothe
/ (kl蓹蕣冒) /

verb clothes, clothing, clothed or clad (tr)
to dress or attire (a person)
to provide with clothing or covering
to conceal or disguise
to endow or invest

Word Origin for clothe

Old English cl膩thian, from cl膩th cloth; related to Old Norse kl忙tha
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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