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What clothing and cloth can do

bag

verb

if clothes bag, they become stretched and look wide

breathe

verb

clothes that can breathe are made from cloth with very small holes that allow air in

bunch

verb

if cloth bunches, or if you bunch it, it comes together in small folds

fall down

if something you are wearing is falling down, it is slipping down your legs

fit

verb

if clothes fit, they are the right size for you

flow

verb

if hair or clothing flows, it falls or moves in a smooth graceful way around someone’s body

hang

verb

if clothes hang well, they are loose and fit properly and look attractive when you wear them

hug

verb

if a piece of clothing hugs your body, it fits very tightly

pucker

verb

if a material puckers or is puckered, it becomes full of folds and is not flat

ride up

if a piece of clothing rides up, it gradually moves upwards on your body

ruck up

if a piece of cloth or clothing rucks up, or if you ruck it up, it forms untidy folds

run

verb

if tights or stockings run, a hole in them becomes longer

stretch

verb

if a material such as cloth stretches, it becomes wider or longer when you pull it, and returns to its original shape and size when you stop pulling it

unravel

verb

if a piece of clothing unravels, or if you unravel it, its fibres become separated from each other

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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