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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 clothe /ˈkloð/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clothe v. t. [imp. & p. p. Clothed or  Clad p. pr. & vb. n. Clothing.]
 1. To put garments on; to cover with clothing; to dress.
    Go with me, to clothe you as becomes you.   --Shak.
 2. To provide with clothes; as, to feed and clothe a family; to clothe one's self extravagantly.
    Drowsiness shall clothe a man with rags.   --Prov. xxiii. 21.
 The naked every day he clad,
 When he put on his clothes.   --Goldsmith.
 3. Fig.: To cover or invest, as with a garment; as, to clothe one with authority or power.
    Language in which they can clothe their thoughts.   --Watts.
    His sides are clothed with waving wood.   --J. Dyer.
    Thus Belial, with with words clothed in reason's garb.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Clothe v. i. To wear clothes. [Poetic]
    Care no more to clothe eat.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed
           and dress their child" [syn: dress, enclothe, garb,
            raiment, tog, garment, habilitate, fit out, apparel]
           [ant: undress]
      2: furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors [syn:
         invest, adorn]
      [also: clad]