Pronunciation: klǒth; 115
n.1.A fabric made of fibrous material (or sometimes of wire, as in wire cloth); commonly, a woven fabric of cotton, woolen, or linen, adapted to be made into garments; specifically, woolen fabrics, as distinguished from all others.
2.The dress; raiment. [Obs.] See Clothes.
I'll ne'er distust my God for cloth and bread.
- Quarles.
3.The distinctive dress of any profession, especially of the clergy; hence, the clerical profession.
Body cloth
See under Body.
Cloth of gold
a fabric woven wholly or partially of threads of gold.
Cloth measure
the measure of length and surface by which cloth is measured and sold. For this object the standard yard is usually divided into quarters and nails.
Cloth paper
a coarse kind of paper used in pressing and finishing woolen cloth.
one who shears cloth and frees it from superfluous nap.
Noun1.cloth - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitraqnsparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
Synonyms: fabric, textile, material
act drop, asbestos, asbestos board, backdrop, batten, boltrope, border, canonicals, canvas, ceremonial attire, clericals, clew, coulisse, counterweight, cringle, crowd of sail, curtain, curtain board, cyclorama, decor, drapery, drop, drop curtain, earing, episcopal vestments, etoffe, felt, fire curtain, flat, flipper, foot, fore-and-aft sail, hanging, head, lace, leech, liturgical garments, luff, muslin, napery, plain sail, pontificalia, pontificals, press of sail, rag, reduced sail, reef point, reefed sail, robes, sail, scene, scenery, screen, side scene, silk, square sail, stage screw, stuff, tab, tableau, teaser, textile, textile fabric, texture, the cloth, tissu, tissue, tormentor, transformation, transformation scene, vestments, vesture, weave, web, weft, wing, wingcut, woodcut, woof, wool
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-- Cloth --
cloth cap
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Cloth measure
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