Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Cloth


  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.
  3. The distinctive dress of any profession, especially of the clergy; hence, the clerical profession.
More "Cloth" Quotations

Cloth Translations

cloth in Dutch is laken
cloth in Finnish is kangas, liina
cloth in German is Tuch
cloth in Hungarian is ruhaanyag
cloth in Italian is stoffa, stoffa, ordito, vestire
cloth in Latin is tela
cloth in Portuguese is pano
cloth in Spanish is pa o, tejido, revestir
cloth in Swedish is duk, tyg