Definition of Half-clothed

1. Adjective. Inadequately clothed.

Exact synonyms: Scantily Clad, Underclothed
Similar to: Unclothed



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Half-clothed

half-bound
half-brained
half-break
half-bred
half-breed
half-brethren
half-brother
half-brothers
half-caste
half-castes
half-cell
half-cells
half-century
half-chair form
half-chance
half-clothed (current term)
half-cock
half-cocked
half-court line
half-court violation
half-cousin
half-cousins
half-crazed
half-crown
half-deck
half-diminished seventh chord
half-diminished seventh chords
half-dollar
half-dollars
half-dozen

Literary usage of Half-clothed

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1. Ceremonies Connected with the Inauguration of the Mausoleum and the by Lee Memorial Association, William Allan, John Warwick Daniel (1883)
"So Lee stood with a half-fed and half-clothed soldiery, composed largely of stripling youth and failing age, beating back his three-fold foe, ..."

2. Transactions of the Seventh International Congress of Hygiene and Demography by Charles Edward Shelly (1893)
"... remarks in discussion OD Can hungry and half-clothed children be efficiently educated ? 202 Mensurations anthropométriques (Juin 1891) Tableau des ..."

3. Proceedings by Royal Colonial Institute (Great Britain) (1896)
"... of the natives are unclothed, and one-third half clothed, and that it is England's mission to clothe the half-clothed and half-clothe the unclothed. ..."

4. Tait's Edinburgh Magazine by William Tait, Christian Isobel Johnstone (1845)
"Here may be seen, in the sun, the sung mother, half-clothed in the most squalid ii^s, her uncovered and dishevelled black hair tillered in wild confusion ..."

5. History of the Twelfth Massachusetts Volunteers (Webster Regiment) by Benjamin F. Cook, James Beale (1882)
"Half-fed and half-clothed ? Yes. The men were suffering fearfully for lack of proper clothing and sufficient food. But it is difficult to place the blame ..."

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