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  • as inclothes/clothing
  • as inclothing
  • as induds
  • as inrags

synonyms for tatters

  • frock
  • garb
  • sportswear
  • accouterment
  • apparel
  • array
  • civvies
  • costume
  • covering
  • dress
  • finery
  • frippery
  • garments
  • habiliment
  • outfit
  • rags
  • raiment
  • threads
  • wardrobe
  • Sunday best
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How to use tatters in a sentence

The girl could scarcely stand from weariness, and her dress clung about her, wet with the river-water and rent to tatters.
THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
Shattered bulwarks, ragged rents in the hulls, sails in tatters and drooping cordage told the story of the desperate battle.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
Among these wretches, almost wholly in tatters, some were seen in bizarre accoutrement.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Current-accounts are drawn up on loose sheets and not in books: this is considered a real progress for books are soon in tatters.
SOCIAL COMPTABILISM, CHEQUE AND CLEARING SERVICE & PROPOSED LAWERNEST SOLVAY
Tatters of its pages were blowing in the wind and she stiffened, her face growing pale.
SPACE PRISONTOM GODWIN
Our robes of self-righteousness are but filthy tatters in His sight.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF FRANK G. ALLEN, MINISTER OF THE GOSPELFRANK G. ALLEN
She was watching from between the tatters of the ragged curtain, and noted that Teola had not come down the hill with her brother.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
Tess smiled at him from between the tatters of the curtain, and unlocked the door, standing, as her friend took the wooden rocker.
TESS OF THE STORM COUNTRYGRACE MILLER WHITE
Bevans, leaning against the taffrail, was binding his right forearm with strips torn from the shirt that hung on him in tatters.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Nothing of his shirt remained, save a few tatters dangling from his tightly-drawn belt.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

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