Meaning of CLAD in English


clad /klæd/ BrE AmE adjective literary

[ Date: 1200-1300 ; Origin: Old past participle of clothe ]

1 . wearing a particular kind of clothing

clad in

She felt hot, despite being clad only in a thin cotton dress.

warmly/suitably/scantily clad (=dressed warmly etc)

2 . snow-clad/ivy-clad etc covered in a particular thing:

an armour-clad ship

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.