Definition of 'clad'
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It shows a scantily clad woman talking on the phone. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But the buildings were still clad in stone and justifying themselves with historical references. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They sat beside students clad in skinny jeans and T-shirts who filmed the concert on their phones. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His whole house was clad in Portland stone. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The building is clad in red cedar and the track is made of strips of Siberian pine. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The building is clad in panels of opaque glass much thicker than usual, for this reason. Times, Sunday Times (2011)As well as providing beautiful patterns and textures, cladding a building with plants is an ecofriendly option. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The building will be clad in tinted mirrored glass, so the exterior will reflect the landscape around it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We will have fixed 14m houses that needed cladding on the outside and replaced all the heating with heat pumps. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Can a 1960s house clad in rusty steel be worth 3m? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The dancing, by a cast mainly clad in white shirts and trousers, is wholly admirable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Uses: Outdoor uses such as timber cladding of external buildings. Technology Basic Facts (1990)Workers clad in protective yellow suits tend the patients in what is known as the'red zone '. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I live in a timber-framed house, the top half of which is covered in metal cladding that has a white treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'clad'
British English: clad ADJECTIVE
If you are clad in particular clothes, you are wearing them.
...the figure of a woman, clad in black.
Definition of clad from the Collins English Dictionary
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