soft goods
noun plural Date: 1833 goods that are not durable — used especially of textile products

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • soft goods — ➔ goods * * * soft goods UK US noun [plural] ► COMMERCE products made of cloth such as clothes, curtains, and sheets: »Analysts expect the store to concentrate on clothing and other soft goods. → See also GOODS(Cf. ↑ …   Financial and business terms

  • soft goods — soft′ goods n. pl. bus the subclass of nondurable goods as represented esp. by textile products, as clothing and bedding; dry goods Compare durable goods • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • soft goods — see good 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • soft goods — N PLURAL Soft goods are the same as soft furnishings. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • soft goods — soft merchandise (like wool, clothing, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • soft goods — Generally consumer goods such as wearing apparel, curtains, etc., in contrast to hard goods (e.g. appliances) …   Black's law dictionary

  • soft goods — Generally consumer goods such as wearing apparel, curtains, etc., in contrast to hard goods (e.g. appliances) …   Black's law dictionary

  • soft goods — the subclass of nondurable goods as represented esp. by textile products, as clothing, fabrics, and bedding. Also, softgoods. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • soft goods — noun textiles or clothing and related merchandise • Syn: ↑drygoods • Usage Domain: ↑plural, ↑plural form • Hypernyms: ↑commodity, ↑trade good, ↑good …   Useful english dictionary

  • soft goods — /ˈsɒft gʊdz/ (say soft goodz) plural noun merchandise such as textiles, furnishings, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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