Definition of Cloche

1. Noun. A low transparent cover put over young plants to protect them from cold.




2. Noun. A woman's close-fitting hat that resembles a helmet.
Generic synonyms: Millinery, Woman's Hat

Definition of Cloche

1. n. An apparatus used in controlling certain kinds of aëroplanes, and consisting principally of a steering column mounted with a universal joint at the base, which is bellshaped and has attached to it the cables for controlling the wing- warping devices, elevator planes, and the like.

Definition of Cloche

1. Noun. A glass covering, originally bell-shaped, for garden plants to prevent frost damage and promote early growth. ¹

2. Noun. A bell-shaped, close-fitting women’s hat with a deep rounded crown and narrow rim. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cloche

1. a bell-shaped hat [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cloche

cloaths
clobazam
clobber
clobbered
clobbering
clobbers
clobenpropit
clobenzepam
clobenzorex
clobenztropine
clobetasol
clobetasol propionate
clobutinol
clochard
clochards
cloche (current term)
cloches
clocinizine
clock
clock-face timetable
clock-face timetables
clock-generator
clock-watcher
clock-watching
clock dial
clock face
clock faces
clock generator
clock generators
clock golf

Literary usage of Cloche

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1. Contes divers by Hélène Harvitt (1917)
"LA cloche La petite paroisse de Lande-Fleurie avait une vieille cloche et un vieux curé. La cloche était si fêlée que sa sonnerie ressemblait à une toux de ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The story of James de la cloche is indeed itself another historical mystery; ... According to Monsignor Barnes's theory, James de la cloche, who had been ..."

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