Examples from the Web for clothes prop
And with the aid of the clothes-prop he did manage to make the descent without her hand and without disaster.The Destroying Angel|Louis Joseph Vance
The lance-pole of this knight was a clothes-prop, at the end of which a pepper-box was duly fixed instead of a lance.Forgotten Tales of Long Ago|E. V. Lucas
He had a clothes-prop with him that day, and pausing at the end of the porch, he leaned on it and gasped.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
Up would go the clothes-prop of Mr. Fletcher or Frederick; down would go the stranger cat.
Leaving his clothes-prop lancers, Mr. Marrapit hurried down the drive to hold review.