clothespress

[ klohz-pres, klohth z- ]
/ ˈkloʊzˌprɛs, ˈkloʊðz- /
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noun

a receptacle for clothes, as a chest, wardrobe, or closet.

Nearby words

  1. clothes-press,
  2. clothesbasket,
  3. clotheshorse,
  4. clothesline,
  5. clothespin,
  6. clothier,
  7. clothilde,
  8. clothing,
  9. clotho,
  10. cloths

Origin of clothespress

First recorded in 1705–15; clothes + press1

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British Dictionary definitions for clothes-press

clothes-press

noun

a piece of furniture for storing clothes, usually containing wide drawers and a cabinet
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