(adjective, verb)


1. wearing or provided with clothing; sometimes used in combination

- nurses clad in white

- white-clad nurses

Similar word(s): adorned, decorated, appareled, attired, dressed, garbed, garmented, habilimented, robed, arrayed, panoplied, breeched, pantalooned, trousered, caparisoned, cassocked, coated, costumed, cowled, dighted, gowned, habited, overdressed, petticoated, suited, surpliced, togged, tuxedoed, underdressed, uniformed, vestmented, clothed

2. having an outer covering especially of thin metal

- steel-clad

- armor-clad

Similar word(s): sheathed


1. To clothe.

2. To cover with insulation.

3. simple past tense and past participle of clad

4. (archaic) simple past tense and past participle of clothe