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Usage examples for clothing

  1. I must ask you to don clothing at once and come with us." – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  2. The water was cold and his clothing heavy. – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  3. There was no mark upon the few fragments of clothing which remained upon the mother and child, when they reached the shore, by which it could be told who or what they were- but they both had a delicate look, which made the peasants think that they belonged to " the quality." – Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children by Grace Greenwood
  4. So on a time Sir Tristram and Sir Persides came to their lodging both at once, and so they unarmed them, and put upon them their clothing. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  5. This wolf in sheep's clothing shall be known for what she is- she shall be punished! – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  6. He was now in debt to the doctor; he needed money, also, for clothing and boots and an enterprise all had been discussing. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller
  7. " You look pretty well, considering the way you are working in that clothing business of yours," Meiselson remarked. – The Competitive Nephew by Montague Glass
  8. My great- grandfather looked in at the full dress ball and was so shocked that he went and opened a clothing store next day. – Get Next! by Hugh McHugh
  9. The first clothing was not for the body, but for the mind. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  10. Not a single article of extra clothing, or the means of striking a light was permitted him. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  11. There was no furniture, so we were seated on a roll of bed- clothing next to the wall. – Memoirs of Orange Jacobs by Orange Jacobs
  12. Grandma Elsie and Mamma Vi will decide what you and the rest will need in the way of clothing." – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  13. I can only pack my clothing. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  14. The green, tight fitting clothing of the Gens of Dalis, each individual wearing the yellow star of the Spokesman of the Gens! – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  15. Almasta, his wife, also made a bundle of woman's clothing and carried it in her arms. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford
  16. He felt one of the bullets pierce his clothing, and a sting in the hand told him that he had been slightly wounded. – Through Apache Lands by R. H. Jayne
  17. They are wolves in sheep's clothing. – Contemporary American History, 1877-1913 by Charles A. Beard
  18. His horses were killed under him and his clothing was torn by bullets. – George Washington by Calista McCabe Courtenay
  19. He sat back trying to measure the meaning of the possession of five thousand dollars which did not have to be spent for bed, board and clothing. – Curlie Carson Listens In by Roy J. Snell
  20. You will also find men's clothing, which you may purchase for your brother- that is to say, for yourself." – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
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