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.
So Cabot progresses from eating grass, to chewing toenails, to putting clothespins on his body, to even smoking, and wearing dirty dishes on his head.
Glue the spring clothespins 3 to 5 inches apart on the board.
As for costumes, the girls make do with items available to them - paperclips and clothespins become earrings and wagons and woven baskets serve as props.
[divider] The key question is whether judges, clothespins firmly attached to noses, will continue to pretend that justice was done, or whether they will rule at long last that James Rodwell has now presented sufficiently disturbing evidence to warrant a new trial.
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.
2016, mesh jersey fabric, clothespins, clothesline, six projectors with VR video projection (color, sound, 14 minutes).
tugging at clothespins, flapping, white flags of surrender