Definition of “cloth” - English Dictionary


“cloth” in English

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uk /klɒθ/ us /klɑːθ/

B2 [ U ] (a type of) woven material:

a piece/length of cloth

B2 [ C ] a small piece of material, used in cleaning to remove dirt, dust, or liquid:

a cleaning cloth

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(Definition of “cloth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“cloth” in American English

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clothnoun [ C/U ]

us /klɔθ/

material made by weaving cotton, wool, or other fibers, or a piece of such material:

[ U ] cloth napkins
[ U ] a cloth coat
[ C ] He used a damp cloth to clean the windshield.

(Definition of “cloth” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)