- n. UK, dated Clothing, especially those for work or of rough appearance.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. colloq. Old or inferior clothes; tattered garments.
- n. Slang Effects, in general.
- n. informal terms for clothing
“Any film that has stars like Beyonce, Columbus Short and Mos Def strapping on 1950's duds is gonna be worth checking out, and "Cadillac Records" is no exception.”
“So the emperors of big media sat around congratulating each other that only they are clothed in duds with the designer label “by Trustworthy”.”
“Every staff has their "duds" - the teachers that everyone knows don't teach.”
“There were picturesque shelves which Dan had made in accordance with her directions; there were cheesecloth window-curtains, with rustic boughs in place of poles; there were barrels standing bottom upward for tables, draped with ancient "duds" -- a changeable-silk skirt of her mother's over one, a moth-eaten camel's-hair shawl over another.”
“Some women complain that the style is unflattering and disdainfully dub the duds" mom "jeans," he says.”
“Some women complain that the style is unflattering and disdainfully dub the duds "mom" jeans.”
“Moschino showed its Spring/Summer 2011 collection in Milan on Friday morning and the duds were a lil 'bit country ... and a lotta bits Michelle!”
“Moschino showed its Spring/Summer 2011 collection in Milan on Friday morning and the duds were a lil bit country ... and a lotta bits Michelle!”
“The duds are a little mixed in style, but I reckon they're clean and whole, and a man might face a lady in 'em.”
“ We hear nothing of the "duds" in their portfolios!”
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For those who wish no words were ever forgotten
Anything related to Scottish culture, cuisine, language, history and so on. Does not include Gaelic words unless acceptable (roughly speaking!) in a wider sense.
from the poetry and prose of walt whitman
Words from the works of Peter Reading - at least one from each (except the Schwitters-esque erosions, cut-ups etc).
by Clive James
The book of my enemy has been remaindered
And I am pleased.
In vast quantities it has been remaindered
Like a van-load of counterfeit that has been sei...
Interesting words from Walt Whitman's poem of the same title
Looking for tweets for duds.