#2-Clothing verbs

My Weird List of “Clothing” Verbs

In my book I wrote:

(You can sock or belt someone. I wonder if there are any other clothing words, like skirt, that mean to do something unrelated to clothing . . . you know, verbs. I’m going to make a list on my website. You can help me.)

How about you come up with some other clothing verbs. They can be real or made up. Just put them in your comment. Here’s my example to get you started:

collar: arrest a suspect

“All the evidence pointed to Kevin ‘The Welcher’ as the guilty one, so Detective Armack collared him and brought him to the police station.

(Det. Armack is me…get it? R. Mack…)

Now it’s your turn. Got any ideas? (Gimme your verb, definition and a sentence…like I did above.)

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Comments from my Readers & Friends

  1. Boot… like to give someone the boot.ok im gonna sit in the corner for 15 minutes now cause no one understands what the heck i am talking about…

  2. Pant? Pant leg, I mean. Foot, as in, a foot long. Lip, like, an edge or rim, hip, like, the projecting part of each side of the body formed by the side of the pelvis and the upper part of the femur and the flesh covering them, and like, “I am HIP, bro.”.
    tongue. Well, tongue is a part of a human, and an analogous organ in invertebrate animals, so it sort of counts. 🙂

  3. hi cheesie the clothing verbs are cool. maybe u could put shirted it could mean scared or something. I LOVE UR BOOKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! they are amazing. right now i am on book 2 it is really good so far.

  4. dart, a pointed line in sewing, and darting is running
    elbow, the elbow area, a karate of taekwondo elbow
    patch, flies, heel, knee, strap, train, tuck, vent are others.