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Synonyms for cloth
klɔθ, klɒθcloth

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  1. clothnoun

    A woven fabric such as used in dressing, decorating, cleaning or other practical use.

    material, stuff

  2. clothnoun

    A piece of cloth used for a particular purpose.

    stuff, material

  3. clothnoun

    A form of attire that represents a particular profession.

    stuff, material

  4. clothnoun

    Priesthood, clergy.

    material, stuff

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fabric, cloth, material, textilenoun

    artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

    "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"

    framework, fabric, textile, stuff, material

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    employed by a matador to guide the bull

    red cape

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clothnoun

    woven fabric

  2. clothnoun

    [With The prefixed.] clergy, clerical profession

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. clothnoun

    fabric, material, drapery, textile, texture, woof, weft

    Associated words:
    draper, drapery, drape

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cloth":

    towel, rag, fabric, tissue, canvas, laundry, tela, fabrics, kleenex, tissues, linen, clergy, wipe

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  1. James Phillips:

    Now, cloth masks are not recommended to try to prevent you from getting disease, that's been shown to not work -- that's why we don't wear cloth masks in the hospital, i think the CDC and the federal government will end up coming out with a recommendation for people to wear masks, specifically to prevent droplet spread. I think that's coming.

  2. Jesse Louis Jackson:

    America is not like a blanket-one piece of unbroken cloth, the same color, the same texture, the same size. America is more like a quilt-many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven and held together by a common thread.

  3. Ron Howard:

    Over the years I've grown more conservative, i've come to realize that if in fact it does hurt me in the entertainment business, at this point in my life, that's OK. The cloth's been cut. I am who I am.

  4. James Lankford:

    I would be disappointed if we don't allow states to make a decision just based on what the Roe decision was in 1973. It was… such a faulty foundation in its own judicial argument and it created out of whole cloth this viability standard, which was completely arbitrary.

  5. Karen Bass:

    The significance of the Kente cloth is our African heritage, and for those of you without that heritage, we're acting in solidarity. That is the significance of the Kente cloth -- our origins and respecting our pasts.

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    A synonym of "dry"
    • A. steamy
    • B. juiceless
    • C. sodden
    • D. drippy

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