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loincloth in Clothes topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishloinclothloin‧cloth /ˈlɔɪnklɒθ $ -klɒːθ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DCCa piece of cloth that men in some hot countries wear around their waist to cover their sexual organs
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loinclothHis scrawny body was naked except for a loincloth and the tattered remains of a jerkin.He wore a loincloth and a black shirt.Wearing only his celebrated loincloth and sandals, he was a contrast in gleaming white and soft brown.There are also pictures of both men cavorting in gauzy loincloths.They probably had gold loincloths too.His sole concession to the temperature was a leather loincloth.He wore the usual loincloth, sandals, a shawl, and his dangling dollar watch.