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un·der·clothes

underclothes

 
pronunciation:
uhn dr klothz [or] uhn dr kloz
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part of speech: plural noun
definition: clothing worn next to the skin under other clothing; underwear.
Undershirts and underpants are types of underclothes.
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The word underclothes contains the following part:
under- Old English prefix that means below, not enough
synonyms:
sub-, hyp-, hypo-