overclothes overclothes n. clothing for use outdoors.

Syn: outerwear. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • overclothes — [ō′vər klōthz΄] pl.n. OUTERWEAR …   English World dictionary

  • overclothes — /oh veuhr klohz , klohdhz /, n. (used with a pl. v.) clothing worn outside other garments. [1855 60; OVER + CLOTHES] * * * …   Universalium

  • overclothes — n. outer garments, clothing worn over undergarments …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overclothes — /ˈoʊvəkloʊðz/ (say ohvuhklohdhz) plural noun clothing worn outside other garments …   Australian English dictionary

  • overclothes — noun clothing for use outdoors • Syn: ↑outerwear • Hypernyms: ↑clothing, ↑article of clothing, ↑vesture, ↑wear, ↑wearable, ↑habiliment • …   Useful english dictionary

  • outerwear — n. clothing for use outdoors. Syn: overclothes. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outerwear — /ow teuhr wair /, n. 1. garments, as raincoats or overcoats, worn over other clothing for warmth or protection outdoors; overclothes. 2. clothing, as dresses, sweaters, or suits, worn over undergarments. [1925 30; OUTER + WEAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • haps — Cleveland Dialect List overclothes, rugs, shawls, great coats, etc …   English dialects glossary

  • clothes — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. clothing, apparel, wearing apparel, garments, attire, raiment, dress, garb, wear, vestments, array, habiliments, casual wear, informal wear, evening dress, evening clothes, work clothes, tout ensemble (French), suit of… …   English dictionary for students

  • outerwear — n. clothing for outdoors; overclothes (as coats or jackets that are worn over other clothes) …   English contemporary dictionary

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