n. pl. Covering for the human body; dress; vestments; vesture; - a general term for whatever covering is worn, or is made to be worn, for decency or comfort. The covering of a bed; bedclothes. Body clothes. See under Body.
- Clothes moth (Zool.), a small moth of the genus Tinea. The most common species (T. flavifrontella) is yellowish white. The larvæ eat woolen goods, furs, feathers, etc. They live in tubular cases made of the material upon which they feed, fastened together with silk.
Syn. - Garments; dress; clothing; apparel; attire; vesture; raiment; garb; costume; habit; habiliments.