clothes peg

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clothes peg

n
a small wooden or plastic clip for attaching washing to a clothesline
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clothes peg - wood or plastic fastenerclothes peg - wood or plastic fastener; for holding clothes on a clothesline
fastening, holdfast, fastener, fixing - restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Translations
kolíček na prádlo
tøjklemme
pinzapinza de la ropapinza de tender
pyykkipoika
kvačica za rublje
ruhaszárító csipesz
þvottaklemma
洗濯ばさみ
빨래 집게
wasknijperwasspeld
klädnypatvättpeggar
ไม้หนีบผ้า
kẹp phơi quần áo

clothes peg

clothes pin (Am) nmolletta (da bucato)

clothes peg

مِشْبَك الغَسِيل kolíček na prádlo tøjklemme Wäscheklammer μανταλάκι pinza de la ropa pyykkipoika pince à linge kvačica za rublje molletta per il bucato 洗濯ばさみ 빨래 집게 wasknijper klesklype klamerka mola de roupa, prendedor бельевая прищепка klädnypa ไม้หนีบผ้า çamaşır mandalı kẹp phơi quần áo 晒衣夹
References in classic literature ?
Now a bag of remarkable clothespins, next, a wonderful nutmeg grater which fell to pieces at the first trial, a knife cleaner that spoiled all the knives, or a sweeper that picked the nap neatly off the carpet and left the dirt, labor-saving soap that took the skin off one's hands, infallible cements which stuck firmly to nothing but the fingers of the deluded buyer, and every kind of tinware, from a toy savings bank for odd pennies, to a wonderful boiler which would wash articles in its own steam with every prospect of exploding in the process.
But the wire chiefs of the Bell telephone have charge of as much wire as would make TWO HUNDRED MILLION CLOTHES-LINES--ten apiece to every family in the United States; and these lines are not punctuated with clothespins, but with the most delicate of electrical instruments.
That turnip-faced little clothespin of a Seeders ain't worth it.
MATERIALS: Photos * Concert tickets, stickers and other memorabilia * Large empty picture frame or vintage window (with glass removed) * Twine * Wooden beads * Charms * Tassels * Markers * Mini clothespins
175) I remembered the tiny clothespins I had in my stash.
tugging at clothespins, flapping, white flags of surrender
20 m 2 of wardrobes, or changing clothespins made of HPL (wet room) and coated chipboard (drying room) are part of the tender.
Chains and clothespins make great subjects for trompe l'oeil renderings because they have shallow depth.
The show featured thirteen suspended screens made from cardboard, plywood, metal, wooden clothespins, and elastic.
When he was in middle school, my editor, Jesus Jimenez, attempted to break the world record for most clothespins attached to the face.
From clothespins and hollow blocks to understanding locomotion in a process that can carry infants and toddlers into more social worlds, each loose part and play opportunity is paired with a child's learning process to provide both lesson plans and learning reinforcement based on a range of loose everyday materials.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi recognized that many of her fellow Democrats might need to put clothespins on their noses to vote in favor of the compromise - she referred to lifting the oil export ban as "atrocious policy.