English version

clothes horse

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishclothes horseˈclothes horse noun [countable]  1 British English a frame that you hang clothes on to dry indoors2 WEAR CLOTHES American English informal a woman who is very interested in clothes and who likes to have many different clothes – used to show disapproval
Examples from the Corpus
clothes horseThe fire had been sparked by a clothes horse falling on to an electric fire.She wants to be known as a workhorse and not a clothes horse.The old-fashioned clothes horse offered to children with a blanket and some clothes pegs lets them explore triangular three-dimensional shapes.There is plenty of room to work around it in safety and no clothes horse to fall over!The clothes horse was drawn up.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.