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mom jeans

Syllabification: mom jeans
(British also mum jeans)

Definition of mom jeans in English:

plural noun

informal
Women’s jeans of a style regarded as unfashionable or unflattering: just because you’re 40+, it doesn’t mean you have to start walking around in mom jeans
More example sentences
  • A woman in a leopard-print anorak and elastic-waisted mum jeans stepped through the door.
  • When even mum jeans didn't fit me in a size bigger than my usual, I had little option but to cry myself thin in the changing rooms.
  • Let's face it, if she looks bad in mum jeans, so will the rest of us.

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