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Definition of clothes horse noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    clothes horse

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈkləʊðz hɔːs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkloʊðz hɔːrs//
     
    ; BrE BrE//ˈkləʊz hɔːs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkloʊz hɔːrs//
     
     
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  1. 1(British English) a wooden or plastic folding frame that you put clothes on to dry after you have washed them
  2. 2(disapproving) a person, especially a woman, who is too interested in fashionable clothes
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: clothes horse