Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “clothes peg”

See all translations

clothes peg

noun [C]
 
UK ( US clothespin,
 
US  /ˈkləʊðzpɪn/)
a short piece of wood or plastic that is used to hold clothes on a rope while they dryCleaning clothes
Translations of “clothes peg”
in Korean 빨래 집게…
in Arabic مِشْبَك…
in Portuguese pregador de roupa…
in Catalan agulla d’estendre…
in Japanese 洗濯ばさみ…
in Italian molletta per la biancheria…
in Chinese (Traditional) (曬衣服用的)衣夾…
in Russian прищепка…
in Turkish mandal…
in Chinese (Simplified) (晾衣服用的)衣夹…
in Polish klamerka…
(Definition of clothes peg from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “clothes peg”

Definitions of “clothes peg” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

justice

fairness in the way people are dealt with

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

flower beard noun

January 19, 2015
a beard adorned with flowers And some of said beard-rockers are even turning it up a notch, painting trend on top of trend with what’s come to be known as ‘the flower beard.’

Read More