Clothes vs Sagathy - What's the difference?

clothes | sagathy |


As nouns the difference between clothes and sagathy

is that clothes is (plural only) items of clothing; apparel while sagathy is a fine twilled worsted fabric which was used formerly for clothes and curtains and is similar to serge.

As a verb clothes

is (clothe).

clothes

English

Etymology 1

(etyl)

Noun

(head)
  • (plural only) Items of clothing; apparel.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1963, author=(Margery Allingham), title=(The China Governess)
  • , chapter=6 citation , passage=Even in an era when individuality in dress is a cult, his clothes were noticeable. He was wearing a hard hat of the low round kind favoured by hunting men, and with it a black duffle-coat lined with white.}}
  • (obsolete) .
  • The covering of a bed; bedclothes.
  • * Prior
  • She turned each way her frighted head, / Then sunk it deep beneath the clothes .
    Derived terms
    (terms derived from "clothes") * bedclothes * clotheshorse * clothesline * clothes moth * clothes-peg * clothes peg * clothespin * clotehspress * swaddling clothes * swathing clothes

    See also

    * clothing * gear * threads

    Etymology 2

    sagathy

    English

    Noun

  • a fine twilled worsted fabric which was used formerly for clothes and curtains and is similar to serge