Definition of leisurewear in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlēZHərˌwer/
Pronunciation: /ˈleZHərˌwer/


Casual clothes designed to be worn for leisure activities, particularly sweatsuits and other sportswear.
Example sentences
  • It will feature ethnic clothing from Traidcraft and leisurewear such as tracksuits by Gossipium.
  • Frankly, some of these hawkers would try to palm you off with a tracksuit full of holes and call it aerated leisurewear.
  • I almost laugh but Martin Compston, patron saint of leisurewear in Scotland, just grins.

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Syllabification: lei·sure·wear

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