from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A cord, rope, or wire on which clothes may be hung to dry or air.
- transitive v. Sports To knock down (an opponent in an athletic contest) by hooking the neck with an outstretched arm.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A rope or cord tied up outdoors to hang clothes on so they can dry
- v. To knock (a person) over by striking his or her upper body or neck with one's arm, as if he or she had run into a low clothesline.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A rope or wire on which clothes are hung to dry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A rope on which clothes are hung to dry after being washed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a cord on which clothes are hung to dry
clothes + line (Wiktionary)