clothes-peg

[ klohz-peg, klohthz- ]
/ ˈkloʊzˌpɛg, ˈkloʊðz- /

noun British.

a clothespin.

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Origin of clothes-peg

First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for clothes-peg

clothes peg

noun

a small wooden or plastic clip for attaching washing to a clothesline
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