soft goods

or soft·goods


plural noun

the subclass of nondurable goods as represented especially by textile products, as clothing, fabrics, and bedding.

Origin of soft goods

First recorded in 1890–95
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Examples from the Web for soft goods

  • He'd always been fond of the stage, that Mayor, but through bein' in the soft-goods line never could find time to go on.

    The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant

British Dictionary definitions for soft goods

soft goods

pl n

textile fabrics and related merchandise
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